TITLE

MARIETTE IN ECSTASY (Book)

PUB. DATE
December 1991
SOURCE
New Yorker;12/23/91, Vol. 67 Issue 44, p107
SOURCE TYPE
Review
DOC. TYPE
Book Review
ABSTRACT
Reviews the novel 'Mariette in Ecstasy,' by Ron Hansen.
ACCESSION #
9112300885

 

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