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The wings of the dove

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When Milly, a beautiful and fabulously wealthy American meets the equally beautiful, but impoverished Kate, materialism, romance, self-delusion and ultimately fatal illness, contaminate their glamorous social whirl.
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Hocks, Richard A., 1936-
Hope, William, 1955-
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display_description HarperCollins is proud to present its incredible range of best-loved, essential classics. Kate Croy is a beautiful but impoverished young woman forced to live with her successful but astringent Aunt, Maude Lower. Lower intends Kate to marry the aristocratic Lord Mark, but she is already in love with a journalist, Merton Densher. Though their lack of money prevents the two from marrying, the destitute couple soon become friends with Milly Theale, an American heiress with an ambiguous ailment and an obvious affection for Densher. As Theale’s health grows worse, Kate weaves a web of intrigue that pushes Densher into Theale’s arms in the hopes of securing her fortune. Theale retreats to Venice in the last throes of her sickness, and Densher, realizing the extent of Kate’s manipulation, forces her to choose between money and love.
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subject_facet Americans -- Travel -- Italy -- Venice -- Fiction
James, Henry, -- 1843-1916. -- The wings of the dove
London (England) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction
Venice (Italy) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century -- Fiction
Women -- Italy -- Venice -- Fiction
title_display The wings of the dove
title_full The Wings of the Dove
The wings of the dove / Henry James ; an authoritative text, the author and the novel, criticism, edited by J. Donald Crowley and Richard A. Hocks
The wings of the dove [electronic resource] / Henry James
title_short The wings of the dove
topic_facet Americans
Classic Literature
James, Henry
Social life and customs