Click here if you would like to reset your password (PIN). If you do not know your password please visit a local branch to reset it or contact a librarian for help.

A Room With A View

Where Angels Fear to Tread
Forster, E. M. (Book - 2011 )
A Room With A View

Item Details

E. M. Forster's beloved Italian novels, now in a single hardcover volume. Forster's most memorably romantic exploration of the liberating effects of Italy on the English, A Room with a View follows the carefully chaperoned Lucy Honeychurch to Florence. There she meets the unconventional George Emerson and finds herself inspired by his refreshingly free spirit-- which puts her in mind of "a room with a view"--to escape the claustrophobic snobbery of her guardians back in England. The wicked tragicomedy Where Angels Fear to Tread chronicles a young English widow's trip to Italy and its messy aftermath. When Lilia Herriton impulsively marries a penniless Italian and then dies in childbirth, her first husband's family sets out to rescue the child from his "uncivilized" surroundings. But in ways that they can't possibly imagine, their narrow preconceptions will be upended by the rich and varied charms of Forster's cherished Italy.
Authors: Forster, E. M. (Edward Morgan), 1879-1970
Uniform Title: Room with a view
Title: A room with a view
Where angels fear to tread
Publisher: New York :, Alfred A Knopf,, 2011
Characteristics: xliii, 379 p. ;,21 cm
Statement of Responsibility: by E.M. Forster ; with an introduction by Ann Pasternak Slater
Notes: "This is a Borzoi Book."
Contents: A room with a view
Where angels fear to tread
Additional Contributors: Forster, E. M. - Room with a view - 1879-1970 - (Edward Morgan),
Alternate Title: Where angels fear to tread
ISBN: 9780307700902
Branch Call Number: FICTION FORSTER 2011
More » MARC Display»

Community Activity


Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.


Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.


Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.


Add a Notice

There are no notices for this title yet.


Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.


Add a Video

There are no videos for this title yet.

Find it at MCL


Powered by BiblioCommons.