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ISBN: 1862071241 / ISBN-13: 9781862071247

When the World Was Steady

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Emmy Simpson believes she makes her own luck. After an austere wartime childhood in London, she joyfully grasped at her first sign of good fortune ... Show synopsis

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  • When the World Was Steady (Granta Books) – Mass-market paperback (1998)
    by Claire Messud

    When the World Was Steady

    Mass-market paperback, Granta Books
    1998
    English
    New edition. New edition.
    272 pages

    ISBN: 1862071241
    ISBN-13: 9781862071247

    This is an exploration of divergent lives, those of two sisters, Virginia and Emmy. Virginia has lived all her life with her domineering mother; Emmy emigrated to Australia and set up house there with a rich husband. In middle age, both sisters find themselves facing crises.

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