A bestseller that takes readers on a journey to New York of the Belle Epoque, where Peter Lake attempts to rob a Manhattan mansion only to find the daughter of the house at home. Thus begins the love between the middle-aged Irishman and Beverly Penn, a young girl who is dying. "This novel...is a gifted writer's love affair with the language" (Newsday). This e-book includes a sample chapter of IN SUNLIGHT AND IN SHADOW.
Orlando [Fla.] : Harcourt, c1983.
1 online resource (748 p.)
Statement of Responsibility:
Upper West Side (New York, N.Y.) Fiction.
Irish Americans Fiction.
Additional Physical Form Entry:
Print version: Helprin, Mark. Winter's tale. Orlando [Fla.] : Harcourt, c1983 (DLC) 2006272912