The 158-Pound Marriage (Paperback)
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The 158-Pound Marriage (Paperback)

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Paperback 256 Pages
Published: 22/02/1980
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On a New England campus, Viennese housewife Utchka and her aspiring writer husband live a rather placid life with their two children.Until, that is, they meet Severin Winter, Professor of German and wrestling coach, and his delicate wife Edith at a faculty party. Utchka and Severin are rather taken with one another, and, conveniently, their spouses appear to be similarly smitten.A bizarre ménage a quatre is the result of these convoluted desires, and what starts out as a bit of fun is soon subject to the darker machinations of obsession,..

Publisher: Transworld Publishers Ltd
ISBN: 9780552992084
Number of pages: 256
Weight: 178 g
Dimensions: 198 x 128 x 21 mm


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