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In the Beauty of the Lilies

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In the Beauty of the Lilies by John Updike
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Jan 21, 1997 | 576 Pages
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    Jan 21, 1997 | 576 Pages

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    Jul 22, 2009 | 576 Pages

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“Dazzling . . . a book that forces us to reassess the American Dream and the crucial role that faith (and the longing for faith) have played in shaping the national soul.”—The New York Times
 
“Stirring and captivating and beautifully written . . . This is the Updike of the Rabbit books, who can take you uphill and down with his grace of vision, his gossamer language, and his merciful, ironic glance at the misery of the human condition.”—The Boston Globe

“Updike’s genius, his place beside Hawthorne and Nabokov have never been more assured.”—George Steiner, The New Yorker

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