The optimist's daughter
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880L
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Published:
New York : Vintage International, 1990.
Format:
Book
Edition:
Vintage International edition.
Physical Desc:
180 pages ; 21 cm
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780679728832, 067972883X (pbk.), 067972883X :, 9780679728832 :, 067972883X, 9780679728832 (pbk.)
Lexile measure:
880

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General Note
Winner of the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction.
Description
Laurel Hand, long absent from the South, comes from Chicago to New Orleans, where her father dies after surgery. With Fay, the stupid new young wife of her father, Laurel returns to her former Mississippi home and stays a few days after the funeral for reunions with old friends. In a night alone in the house she grew up in, she confronts elements of the past and comes to a better understanding of it and of herself and her parents.
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APA Citation (style guide)

Welty, E. (1990). The optimist's daughter. Vintage International edition. New York: Vintage International.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001. 1990. The Optimist's Daughter. New York: Vintage International.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001, The Optimist's Daughter. New York: Vintage International, 1990.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Welty, Eudora. The Optimist's Daughter. Vintage International edition. New York: Vintage International, 1990. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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