The Dangerous Husband

By: Shapiro, Jane

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a couple of forty-year-olds get married (so right away you know a mistake has been made), and after the honeymoon ends, "real life begins, with its surprises. He trips up stairs, falls going down. He cooks a tasty dinner and the kitchen ends up looking like a slaughterhouse. Absorbed in sexual experimention, he shatters the coffee table. He tenderly wrenches her neck; he breaks her arm. 'It was turning out that my husband's dishevelment was incomparable, potent, ramifying. It could destroy whole little worlds.'/It will surely destroy her. Unless she can kill him first."; this copy has an author-signed bookplate tipped-in at front free end paper; a faint dampstain on top edge and bleeding slightly down top edge of front pastedown and front free end paper (but no other pages, and affecting no text, gently bumped spine ends; rubbed dj w/thin scratches, a few impressions, dampstain to reverse of top edge of front panel;

Title: The Dangerous Husband

Author Name: Shapiro, Jane

Categories: Humour, Signed (all categories),

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: 1999

ISBN Number: 0-316-78247-5

ISBN Number 13: 9780316782470

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Inscription: Signed on bookplate

Size: Small Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 009107

Keywords: JANE SHAPIRO, SIGNED, MARRIAGE, HUMOUR, HUMOR, 0-316-78247-5