I read this book about 24-Feb-2007. I've read this book before. The book is copyright 1966. This note was last modified Saturday, 10-Mar-2007 09:48:02 PST.
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Another quick reread. They had a brief discussion on what to call the girl who had no visible means of support, and Wolfe settled on "doxy", but it still sounds rather archaic.