Two Serious Ladies (Penguin Modern Classics)

3.78 avg rating
( 1,676 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9780141181684: Two Serious Ladies (Penguin Modern Classics)

This comedy of manners follows the decline into debauchery of two different women, one a spinster who turns into a high class prostitute and the other a woman who changes her husband for Pacifia, a Panamanian. The author has previously written "Everything is Nice" and "A Little Original Sin".

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Review:

Readers who've not yet read Jane Bowles are almost to be envied, like people who've still to read Austen or Mansfield or Woolf, and have all the delight, the literary satisfaction, the shock of classic originality, the revelation of such good writing, still to come.

(Ali Smith)

Book Description:

A cult classic, beautifully reissued, with a foreword by Paul Bowles and memoir by Truman Capote

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Bowles, Jane
Published by Penguin Books Canada, Limited (2000)
ISBN 10: 0141181680 ISBN 13: 9780141181684
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Irish Booksellers
(Rumford, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Canada, Limited, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 141181680

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
59.22
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Bowles, Jane
Published by Penguin Books Canada, Limited
ISBN 10: 0141181680 ISBN 13: 9780141181684
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller
M and N Media
(Acworth, GA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Canada, Limited. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0141181680 We guarantee all of our items - customer service and satisfaction are our top priorities. Please allow 4 - 14 business days for Standard shipping, within the US. Bookseller Inventory # TM-0141181680

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
63.26
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.25
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Bowles, Jane
Published by Penguin Books Canada, Limited (2000)
ISBN 10: 0141181680 ISBN 13: 9780141181684
New Paperback Quantity Available: 3
Seller
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Penguin Books Canada, Limited, 2000. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110141181680

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
76.57
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.44
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds