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The Spoils of Poynton

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Published by Wildside Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • Fiction - General,
  • Fiction,
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages252
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7978801M
    ISBN 100809594048
    ISBN 109780809594047
    OCLC/WorldCa224078814

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The Spoils of Poynton is a compelling story about the fight between possessions, morals and love. It was originally publ. Get this from a library! The spoils of Poynton. [Henry James] -- A house and its exquisite antique furnishings and artwork become the source of a protracted struggle involving the proud and imperious Mrs.

Gereth, her amiable son, Owen, his philistine fiancée.Get this from a library! The spoils of Poynton. [Henry James; Bernard Arthur Richards] -- Mrs. Gareth is the widowed chatelaine of Poynton. She is fighting to keep her house with its priceless objets d'art from her son Owen and his lovely, but utterly philistine fiancee.

When she.Appendix: Extracts from Henry James's Notebooks, concerning The spoils of Poynton. Series Title: Penguin classics. Responsibility: Henry James ; edited with an introduction by David Lodge and notes by Patricia Crick.