Forgetting Elena

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Combining glittering wit, an atmosphere dense in social paranoia, and a breathtaking elegance and precision of language, White's first novel suggests a hilarious apotheosis of the comedy of manners. For, on the privileged island community where Forgetting Elena takes place, manners are everything. Or so it seems to White's excruciatingly self-conscious young narrator who desperately wants to be accepted in this world where everything from one's bathroom habits to the composition of "spontaneous" poetry is subject to rigid ...

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Forgetting Elena
1994, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780679755739

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Forgetting Elena
1990, Ballantine Books

ISBN-13: 9780345358622

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Forgetting Elena
1984, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780330283748

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Forgetting Elena
1981, Penguin Books, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780140059830

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1973, Random House, New York

ISBN-13: 9780394483412

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