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Author Miller, Isabel, 1924-1996.

Title Patience and Sarah / by Isabel Miller.

Publication Info. New York : McGraw-Hill Book Company, 1972
©1969

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Location Call No. Status
 Manchester, Main Library - Basement Materials  MILLER, ISABEL    Check Shelf
 New Britain, Main Library - Adult Fiction  FIC MILLER    Check Shelf
Edition First edition.
Description 215 pages ; 22 cm
Note Originally published in1969 as A place for us.
Form Also issued online.
Summary Set in the nineteenth century, Isabel Miller's classic lesbian novel traces the relationship between Patience White, an educated painter, and Sarah Dowling, a cross-dressing farmer, whose romantic bond does not sit well with the puritanical New England farming community in which they live. They choose to live together and love each other freely, even though they know of no precedents for their relationship; they must trust their own instincts and see beyond the disdain of their neighbors. Ultimately, they are forced to make life-changing decisions that depend on their courage and their commitment to one another.
Subject Lesbians -- Fiction.
Lesbians. (OCoLC)fst00996540
Genre/Form Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Added Title Place for us
Other Form: Online version: Miller, Isabel, 1924- Place for us. Patience and Sarah. New York, McGraw-Hill [1972, ©1969] (OCoLC)568758057
ISBN 0070420351 (hbk.)
9780070420359 (hbk.)
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