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Author Towles, Amor.
Title Rules of civility / Amor Towles.
Published New York : Viking, 2011.
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Description 335 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note "A novel"--Jacket.
Summary A chance encounter with a handsome banker in a jazz bar on New Year's Eve 1938 catapults Wall Street secretary Katey Kontent into the upper echelons of New York society, where she befriends a shy multi-millionaire, an Upper East Side ne'er-do-well, and a single-minded widow.
Subject Young women -- Fiction.
Upper class -- New York (State) -- New York -- Fiction.
Nineteen thirties -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Wall Street (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.
Genre Psychological fiction.
ISBN 0670022691 (hbk.)
9780670022694 (hbk.)
OCLC number 681488389