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Love in These Days - A Modern Story - cover

Love in These Days - A Modern Story

Alec Waugh

Publisher: Bloomsbury Reader

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In Love in These Days, first published in 1926, Alec Waugh  explores themes of love, marriage and friendship in the vibrant and  dynamic years of the early twenties. With his characteristic attention  to detail he uses his characters to examine the social and cultural  changes of the time and their impact on interpersonal affairs. 
   
'Love  in these days. How remote it was from the old and simple need by which  primitive men and women were surprised into the responsibilities of  parenthood. How remote too from the gilded conception of mediaeval  chivalry.'

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