Howards End

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At the heart of Forester's masterpiece lie two families: the wealthy and business-minded Wilcoxes and the cultured and idealistic Schlegels. When the beautiful and independent Helen Schlegel begins an impetuous affair with the ardent Paul Wilcox, a series of events is sparked—some very funny, some very tragic—that results in a dispute over who will inherit Howards End, the Wilcoxes' charming country home. As much about the clash between individual wills as the clash between the sexes and the classes, Howards End is a novel whose central tenet, "Only connect," remains a powerful prescription for modern life.
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title Howards End
title_display Howards End
title_full Howards End, Howards End / E.M. Forster, Howards End / E.M. Forster ; introduction and notes by David Lodge, Howards End / by E.M. Forster, Howards end [electronic resource] / E.M. Forster
title_short Howards End
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topic Classic Literature, Fiction, Literature
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