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Practical Heart, the (1993) [Novella]
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Summary (From the publisher):

An impoverished immigrant has her portrait painted (or not) by John Singer Sargent.

First published as a chapbook by the North Carolina Wesleyan College Press in a signed edition of 1,000 copies. Harper's Magazine presented Section One as a folio in 1993. The Jewish Museum featured Section one in its catalog John Singer Sargent: Portraits of the Wertheimer Family in 2001.

Also published as part of the collection The Practical Heart

Original title: The Practical Heart
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionHistoricalNorth America
FictionGeneral Fiction

Edition #1: Practical Heart, the

Practical Heart, the (1993)
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Language: English

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