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The Short History of a Prince

The Short History of a Prince

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Written by Jane HamiltonAuthor Alerts:  Random House will alert you to new works by Jane Hamilton

  • Format: Trade Paperback, 368 pages
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  • Publisher: Anchor
  • On Sale: March 16, 1999
  • Price: $15.95
  • ISBN: 978-0-385-47948-6 (0-385-47948-4)
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about this book

From the acclaimed author of The Book of Ruth and A Map of the World, this is an eloquent and compassionate novel about a young man's passion for dance. Set against the backdrop of their summer home in Wisconsin, it tells of the way a family--and a son's place in it--can change overnight. "[The book] is Hamilton's third novel and arguably her best, for it matches its range of emotion with a technical precision both masterful and haunting."--The Boston Globe.  
Also by Jane Hamilton:
THE BOOK OF RUTH (1988 PEN/Ernest Hemingway Foundation Award)
A MAP OF THE WORLD