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Mrs. Bridge

by Evan S. Connell

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The author exposes the falsities of modern middle class life, revealing the weakness and doubts underpinning a family caught up in conformity, materialism, and false sense of security layered over modern life. Reprint.

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The Unexamined Life Examined In 'Mrs. Bridge'

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