The Bookshop

The Bookshop

The Gate of Angels ; The Blue Flower

Book - 2003
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"'The Bookshop' is a postwar tragicomedy of manners, set in an isolated seaside town where an enterprising woman opens a bookstore only to find it beset by poltergeists, weather, and hostile townsfolk. 'The Gate of Angels' is an Edwardian romance within a novel of ideas: a young doctor devoted to science and to his all-male Cambridge college finds his life and views disrupted by a nurse named Daisy. 'The Blue Flower,' which won the National Book Critics Circle Award, revitalizes historical drama through the story of Novalis, an eighteenth-century German romantic poet and visionary genius, and his unlikely love affair with a simple child-woman. These three novels all display Fitzgerald's characteristic wit, intellectual breadth, and narrative brilliance, applied to an array of traditional forms into which she breathed new life."--Book jacket.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2003]
ISBN: 9781857152470
1857152476
9781400041268
1400041260
Branch Call Number: FITZGERA P
Characteristics: xxxiii, 472 pages ; 22 cm
Uniform Title: Blue flower
Gate of angels

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