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The poorhouse fair
The poorhouse fair
Updike, John2006
Articles
Published just four years after John Updike graduated from Harvard, 'The Poorhouse Fair' is an allegory about charity. The setting is a poorhouse - repository of the old, the infirm and the impoverished - on the day of the annual summer fair.
Main title:
The poorhouse fair / John Updike.
Author:
Edition:
[New ed.] / with an introduction by the author.
Imprint:
London : Penguin, 2006.
Collation:
xx, 153 p. ; 20 cm.
Series title:
Notes:
This ed. originally published: New York: Ballantine, 2004.
ISBN:
9780141188485 (pbk)
Dewey class:
813.54
Language:
English
BRN:
1865571
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