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A Summer Place

(1958)
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The summer place from which Sloan Wilson's novel takes its title is an island off the coast of Maine. On this island one summer, Ken Jorgenson and Sylvia Raymond meet. The story of what happens to them, to the people they marry and to their children, who years later meet on the island, is the central thread of a novel about how marriages are made on earth: some out of fear, some out of pride, some out of desperation, and some, when there is strength and self-knowledge, out of love.



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Used availability for Sloan Wilson's A Summer Place

Hardback Editions

August 1973 : UK Hardback
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Title: Summer Place
Author(s): Sloan Wilson
ISBN: 0-304-29175-7 / 978-0-304-29175-5 (UK edition)
Publisher: Littlehampton Book Services Ltd
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Paperback Editions

January 1958 : Paperback

Title: A Summer Place
Author(s): Sloan Wilson
ISBN: 5557019367 / 978-5557019361
Publisher: Books on Tape
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Audio Editions

September 1982 : USA Audio Cassette

Title: A Summer Place
Author(s): Sloan Wilson
ISBN: 0-7366-0423-5 / 978-0-7366-0423-9 (USA edition)
Publisher: Books on Tape, Inc.
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Kindle Editions

June 2011 : USA, Canada, UK Kindle edition
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Title: A Summer Place
Author(s): Sloan Wilson
Publisher: Untreed Reads Publishing
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