One of the marvelous things about Phyllis Roseâ€™s PARALLEL LIVES: Five Victorian Marriages (Vintage, 1983) is that it so consistently refuses to settle for making a series of... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Glenn J. Shea
Interesting, but it took me a long time to get through it.Published 9 months ago by firstname.lastname@example.org
The author's observations and insights are as fascinating as the lives and marriages of the people she describes.Published 10 months ago by Patricia Piety
A great book. I read many books and keep but a few.
This one is a keeper, if you are interested in the lives behind the words and behind the praise and adulation, in... Read more
My wife is the reader in our family and she loved this.
That's about all I know. She recommends it highly.
The book was a page turner for sure, but you have to remember that the details are interpreted through the lens of a feminist author. Read morePublished on January 16, 2012 by Kathryn Phillips