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In the Palomar Arms: A Novel. by Hilma Wolitzer - First Ed, so stated.  - 1983. - from Black Cat Hill Books and

In the Palomar Arms: A Novel.

by Hilma Wolitzer

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NY Farrar Straus Giroux, 1983. Hardcover First Ed, so stated. First Ed, so stated. Near Fine in Very Good DJ: Book shows very light smudges at outside edges; mild shelfwear; binding square and secure; text clean. DJ shows light wear to extremities; two quarter-inch, closed tears; corner tips show moderate wear; head of spine slightly wrinkled; mild rubbing; price unclipped; mylar-protected. Remains clean, sturdy, and quite presentable. NOT a Remainder. NOT a Book-Club Edition. NOT an Ex-Library copy. 8vo. 307pp. Hardback with DJ. In this multi-generational story of marriage, infidelity and aging, a twenty-four year old California drifter named Daphne Moss drifts into a love affair with a married man, and then into a job serving suppers at the Palomar Arms Senior Home. Amidst the older reisdents' own dramas, Daphne struggles with her conscience as her lover struggles to break away from his unsatisfying marriage.


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