Rules of civility

335 pages

English language

Published Aug. 7, 2011 by Viking.

ISBN:
9780670022694
OCLC Number:
681488389

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A chance encounter with a handsome banker in a jazz bar on New Year's Eve 1938 catapults Wall Street secretary Katey Kontent into the upper echelons of New York society, where she befriends a shy multi-millionaire, an Upper East Side ne'er-do-well, and a single-minded widow.

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Subjects

  • Fiction
  • Nineteen thirties
  • Man-woman relationships
  • Upper class
  • Young women

Places

  • Wall Street (New York, N.Y.)
  • New York (State)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York