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  • 0 of 6 copies available at Wayne/Pike Local Consortium.

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5 current holds with 6 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Dingman Township Library F STE (Text) 30352101270295 New Book Checked Out 07/15/2020
Hamlin Library FIC STE (Text) 38427000379744 New Book On Holds Shelf -
Milford Library F STE (Text) 30352101270781 New Book Checked Out 07/14/2020
Northern Wayne Community Library FIC STE (Text) 38439000504338 Fiction Checked Out 07/08/2020
Pleasant Mount Library F STE (Text) 38453000162427 New Book Checked Out 07/21/2020
Wayne County Public Library FIC STE (Text) 31843000726089 New Book On Holds Shelf -

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  • ISBN: 9780399179594
  • ISBN: 0399179593
  • Physical Description: 291 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, 2020.

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From the glamorous San Francisco social scene of the 1920s, through war and the social changes of the '60s, to the rise of Silicon Valley today, this extraordinary novel takes us on a family odyssey that is both heartbreaking and inspiring, as each generation faces the challenges of their day. The Parisian design houses in 1928, the crash of 1929, the losses of war, the drug culture of the 1960s - history holds many surprises, and lives are changed forever. For richer or for poorer, in cramped apartments and grand mansions, the treasured wedding dress made in Paris in 1928 follows each generation into their new lives, and represents different hopes for each of them, as they marry very different men. From inherited fortunes at the outset to self-made men and women, the wedding dress remains a cherished constant for the women who wear it in each generation and forge a destiny of their own. It is a symbol of their remaining traditions and the bond of family they share in an ever-changing world.
Subject: Families > Fiction.
Generations > Fiction.
Wedding costume > Fiction.
Interpersonal relations > Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) > Fiction.
Paris (France) > Fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Historical fiction.
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