Dolce Agonia

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Chatto & Windus, 2002 - Friendship - 290 pages
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A group of cosmopolitan friends in midlife gather in New England for a Thanksgiving dinner. When it begins to snow they become trapped. With the exception of an enigmatic outsider, a young trophy wife, they all know too much about each other, their weak points and failures.

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DOLCE AGONIA

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

The third from Calgary-born, now Paris-based Huston (Slow Emergencies, 2001, etc.) concerns an alcoholic, neurotic, dying, famous Irish poet who invites a circle of friends from the New England ... Read full review

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The third of Huston's nine novels to be published in the United States (after The Mark of an Angel and Slow Emergencies), this work undoubtedly has an omniscient narrator-God Himself delivers the ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue in Heaven I
1
Dinner Preparations
5
Patrizia
28
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