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FICTION/Stegner, Wallace Earle
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Series
The Modern Library classics
Subjects
Published
New York : Modern Library 2002.
Edition
Modern Library paperback ed
Language
English
Item Description
Originally published: 1987.
Physical Description
xviii, 335 p. ; 21 cm
ISBN
9780375759314
037575931X
Main Author
Wallace Earle Stegner, 1909-1993 (-)
Review by Publisher Summary 1

Two young couples, Sid and Charity and Larry and Sally, from different backgrounds--East and West, rich and poor--befriend each other in 1937 Madison, Wisconsin, in an evocative and insightful portrait of family and friendship. Reprint. 25,000 first printing.

Review by Publisher Summary 2

Two young couples, Sid and Charity and Larry and Sally, from different backgrounds--East and West, rich and poor--befriend each other in 1937 Madison, Wisconsin.

Review by Publisher Summary 3

?Introduction by Terry Tempest WilliamsAfterword by T. H. Watkins   ?Called a “magnificently crafted story . . . brimming with wisdom” by Howard Frank Mosher in The Washington Post Book World, Crossing to Safety has, since its publication in 1987, established itself as one of the greatest and most cherished American novels of the twentieth century. Tracing the lives, loves, and aspirations of two couples who move between Vermont and Wisconsin, it is a work of quiet majesty, deep compassion, and powerful insight into the alchemy of friendship and marriage.

Review by Publisher Summary 4

&9;Introduction by Terry Tempest WilliamsAfterword by T. H. Watkins   &9;Called a “magnificently crafted story . . . brimming with wisdom” by Howard Frank Mosher in The Washington Post Book World, Crossing to Safety has, since its publication in 1987, established itself as one of the greatest and most cherished American novels of the twentieth century. Tracing the lives, loves, and aspirations of two couples who move between Vermont and Wisconsin, it is a work of quiet majesty, deep compassion, and powerful insight into the alchemy of friendship and marriage.