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Set on Edge

(1960)
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'I'll see to myself when the others are seen to' is what Gladys used to say. The martyr of the family, she brought up her four younger siblings- with a little help from their mother. And then, one by one, Miriam, Brina, Benny and Sol flew the family coop to find partners of their own. They tried and failed, to find one for Gladys. Even Gladys herself cast around for the temptation she hoped to fall prey to. And suddenly, at the age of sixty, Gladys became a bride. The result was apalling...

Genre: General Fiction

Used availability for Bernice Rubens's Set on Edge

Hardback Editions

March 1987 : UK Hardback
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Title: Set On Edge
Author(s): Bernice Rubens
ISBN: 0-241-12123-X / 978-0-241-12123-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton
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Paperback Editions

January 1972 : UK Paperback

Title: Set On Edge (Modern Jewish Classics)
Author(s): Bernice Rubens
ISBN: 0-85303-155-X / 978-0-85303-155-0 (UK edition)
Publisher: Routledge
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February 1989 : UK Paperback
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Title: Set On Edge (Abacus Books)
Author(s): Bernice Rubens
ISBN: 0-349-10106-X / 978-0-349-10106-4 (UK edition)
Publisher: Abacus
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