The Wapshot Chronicle

The Wapshot Chronicle

Book - 2003
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Based in part on Cheever's adolescence in New England, the novel follows the destinies of the impecunious and wildly eccentric Wapshots of St. Botolphs, a quintessential Massachusetts fishing village.Here are the stories of Captain Leander Wapshot, venerable sea dog and would-be suicide; of his licentious older son, Moses; and of Moses' adoring and errant younger brother, Coverly.
Publisher: New York : Perennial, 2003
Edition: 1st Perennial Classics ed
ISBN: 9780060528874
Branch Call Number: F CHE NVD
Characteristics: xiv, 352 p. ; 21 cm

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Dec 06, 2010

1958 National Book Award - Fiction

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