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Author King, Lily, author
Title Euphoria : a novel / Lily King
Imprint New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, [2014]
book jacket
LOCATION CALL # STATUS OPACMSG BARCODE
 Ethnology Library  PS3561.I4814 E87 2014    AVAILABLE    30520020801487
 人文社會聯圖  PS3561.I4814 E94 2014    AVAILABLE    30610020462123
Edition First edition
Descript 261 pages : map ; 22 cm
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Note Map on end papers
"English anthropologist Andrew Bankson has been alone in the field for several years, studying a tribe on the Sepik River in the Territory of New Guinea with little success. Increasingly frustrated and isolated by his research, Bankson is on the verge of suicide when he encounters the famous and controversial Nell Stone and her wry, mercurial Australian husband Fen. Bankson is enthralled by the magnetic couple whose eager attentions pull him back from the brink of despair. Nell and Fen have their own reasons for befriending Bankson. Emotionally and physically raw from studying the bloodthirsty Mumbanyo tribe, the couple is hungry for a new discovery. But when Bankson leads them to the artistic, female-dominated Tam, he ignites an intellectual and emotional firestorm between the three of them that burns out of anyone's control."--Dust jacket
Subject Anthropologists -- New Guinea -- Fiction
Nineteen thirties -- Fiction
Married people -- Fiction
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction
Triangles (Interpersonal relations) -- Fiction
New Guinea -- Fiction
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