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Black oxen

Title
Black oxen / Gertrude Atherton ; edited by Melanie V. Dawson.
ISBN
9781554810253 (pbk.)
1554810256 (pbk.)
Published
Peterborough, Ont. ; Buffalo, N.Y. : Broadview Press, c2012.
Physical Description
376 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.
Notes
"Originally publ.: New York : Boni and Liveright, 1923"--T.p. verso.
Summary
A novel about a middle-aged woman rejuvenated by a glandular operation to youthful external beauty and her romance with a younger playwright in New York; based on author's own experience of glandular treatment.
Format
Books
Language
English
Added to Catalog
January 27, 2014
Series
Broadview editions.
Broadview editions
Bibliography
"Select bibliography": p. 371-376.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents
Black oxen
Appendix A: age and the body
Appendix B: theories of cultural change in the 1920s
Appendix C: the flapper and other generations
Appendix D: reviews of the novel and the film.
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