An inconvenient wife

Book Cover
Average Rating
Warner Books,
Pub. Date:
Mrs. Lucy Carleton is daughter of one of the oldest and wealthiest families in New York City. William is Lucy's un-pedigreed nouveau riche husband. Problems arise when Lucy becomes increasingly uncomfortable with the prudish manners and paternalistic dependencies that define the wives of New York society. Lucy longs to break away and give free rein to her more bohemian soul, but her ambitious husband and domineering father are determined that she learn to conform to the mores of her social circle. Enter Dr. Victor Seth, the controversial and pioneering neurologist whom William hires to try to cure Lucy of her perceived nervous disorder. Seth's groundbreaking methods of hypnosis lead Lucy to unforeseen and shocking experiences that set readers on a path through one of the most riveting works of historical fiction in recent memory.
Also in This Series
More Like This
More Copies In Prospector
Loading Prospector Copies...
More Details
Reviews from GoodReads
Loading GoodReads Reviews.
Staff View

Grouping Information

Grouped Work ID 85ff14df-ab34-0a97-350a-545299e5a2f4
Grouping Title inconvenient wife
Grouping Author chance megan
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-03-02 01:49:41AM
Last Indexed 2019-04-22 04:13:14AM

Solr Details

accelerated_reader_point_value 0
accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
author Chance, Megan.
author_display Chance, Megan
available_at_basalt Basalt
detailed_location_basalt Basalt Fiction
format_basalt Book
format_category_basalt Books
id 85ff14df-ab34-0a97-350a-545299e5a2f4
isbn 9780446529563
item_details ils:.b24905793|.i42464456|Basalt Fiction|F CHA|||1|false|false|||||On Shelf||bafi||
itype_basalt Fiction
last_indexed 2019-04-22T10:13:14.022Z
lexile_score -1
literary_form Fiction
literary_form_full Fiction
local_callnumber_basalt F CHA
owning_library_basalt Basalt Regional Library
owning_location_basalt Basalt
primary_isbn 9780446529563
publishDate 2004
record_details ils:.b24905793|Book|Books||English|Warner Books,|[2004]|404 pages ; 24 cm.
recordtype grouped_work
Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
ils:.b24905793 .i42464456 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true 116, 117, 118, 119, 120
subject_facet Domestic fiction, Historical fiction, Hypnotism -- Fiction, Marital conflict -- Fiction, Married women -- Fiction, New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, Rich people -- Fiction, Upper class women -- Fiction
title_display An inconvenient wife
title_full An inconvenient wife / Megan Chance
title_short An inconvenient wife
topic_facet Hypnotism, Marital conflict, Married women, Rich people, Upper class women