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The binding chair, or, A visit from the Foot Emancipation Society

a novel

by Kathryn Harrison

  • 356 Want to read
  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • France, Southern,
  • Shanghai (China)
    • Subjects:
    • Interracial marriage -- Fiction,
    • Married women -- Fiction,
    • Footbinding -- Fiction,
    • France, Southern -- Fiction,
    • Shanghai (China) -- Fiction

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesBinding chair, Visit from the Foot Emancipation Society
      StatementKathryn Harrison.
      GenreFiction.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3558.A67136 V57 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 312 p. ;
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL42069M
      ISBN 100679450009
      LC Control Number99034559

      The Binding Chair Or, A Visit From The Foot Emancipation Society By Kathryn Harrison - FictionDB. Cover art, synopsis, sequels, reviews, awards, publishing history, genres, and time period. The binding chair, or, A visit from the Foot Emancipation Society: a novel User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. A turn-of-the-century tale of a Chinese girl who flees from foot binding to brothel to marriage with a Westerner.

      Jun 29,  · In poised and elegant prose, Kathryn Harrison weaves in The Binding Chair; or, A Visit from the Foot Emancipation Society a stunning story of women, travel, and flight; of love, revenge, and fear; of the search for home and the need to escape it. Set in alluring Shanghai at the turn of the century, The Binding Chair intertwines the destinies of a Chinese woman determined to forget her past and Brand: Random House Publishing Group. 图书The Binding Chair 介绍、书评、论坛及推荐. A Visit from the Foot Emancipation Society a stunning story of women, travel, and flight; of love, revenge, and fear; of the search for home and the need to escape it. Set in alluring Shanghai at the turn of the century, The Binding Chair intertwines the destinies of a Chinese.

      The Foot Emancipation Society pursues May, in some form or another, to the very end. ''The Binding Chair'' is an intricately patterned novel. In its sidelong anecdotes and minor characters as much as in its central ones, it explores the theme of brutality against women, of their crippling. The Binding Chair or, A Visit From the Foot Emancipation Society, by Kathryn Harrison. Random House, pages, $Fans of Kathryn Harrison will find her new novel no less lush and highly.


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