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A New York winter's tale

A New York winter's tale

Helprin, Mark, author

One night in New York, a city under siege by snow, Peter Lake attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks it is empty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the affair between this Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl dying of consumption. It is a love so powerful that Peter will be driven to stop time and bring back the dead

Paperback, Book. English. General. Love stories.
Published London: Picador, 2014
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Details

Statement of responsibility: Mark Helprin
ISBN: 1447247558, 9781447247555
Note: Originally published: as Winter's tale. New York: Houghton Mifflin, 1983.
Note: Film tie-in.
Physical Description: 748 pages ; 20 cm
Subject: New York (N.Y.) Fiction.
Uniform Title: Winter's tale