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The marriage plot: A Novel

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subject_facetLiterature -- Appreciation -- Fiction
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title_displayThe marriage plot
title_fullThe Marriage Plot A Novel
The marriage plot / Jeffrey Eugenides
title_shortThe marriage plot
title_subA Novel
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Fiction
Literature
Self-actualization (Psychology)
Triangles (Interpersonal relations)