Fidelity

Fidelity

by Susan Glaspell

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Overview

Set in Iowa in 1900 and in 1913, this dramatic and deeply moral novel uses complex but subtle use of flashback to describe a girl named Ruth Holland, bored with her life at home, falling in love with a married man and running off with him; when she comes back more than a decade later we are shown how her actions have affected those around her. Ruth had taken another woman's husband and as such 'Freeport' society thinks she is 'a human being who selfishly - basely - took her own happiness, leaving misery for others. She outraged society as completely as a woman could outrage it... One who defies it - deceives it - must be shut out from it.' This quality hardcover book with dust cover is suitable for libraries, home libraries, and gift giving.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781538023525
Publisher: NOOK Press
Publication date: 04/17/2017
Pages: 302
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.81(d)

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