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Issue Details: First known date: 2015... 2015 The Secret Seduction and the Enigma of Attraction
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'‘May I?’

'She nodded.

'Andreas settled down beside Annabelle on the steps.

'They sat in silence, watching the harbour city below, their eyes following tiny coloured lights — boats scampering along the surface of the dark water. But it was the night sky with the stars and the moon, and the seagulls chasing insects caught in the upward lights, that held their fascination.

'Finally, they turned their gaze upon each other.

'‘We seem to have a profound affinity. Goethe wrote about the mystery of attraction and the atoms which link people to each other.’

'Annabelle’s eyes brightened. She listened with her whole being.

'‘It’s the title of one of his works, Elective Affinities,’ he continued, ‘the deep affinities between two people — that they choose each other. It’s very powerful. Have you read it?’

'Annabelle felt a shiver of recognition skimming along her skin.'

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    • North Melbourne, Flemington - North Melbourne area, Melbourne - North, Melbourne, Victoria,: Australian Scholarly Publishing , 2015 .
      Image courtesy of publisher's website.
      Extent: vii, 242 pp.
      • Published November 2015
      ISBN: 9781925003994
      Series: y Press On Arcadia (publisher), Melbourne : Arcadia , 2009 Z1824488 2009 series - publisher novel 'Press On is published in partnership with Arcadia. In 2010, four Press On books were published by Press On Publishing in association with Arcadia, the general books' imprint of Australian Scholarly Publishing. Authors Michael Wilding, Peter Corris, Phillip Edmonds and Inez Baranay began the first batch of Press On. Commissioned by Michael Wilding, eight more books join the series with new authors Morris Lurie, Garry Disher, Ross Fitzgerald, Trevor Jordan and Victoria Thompson. Felix Calvino's previously published A Hatful of Cherries Arcadia, 2009 has also taken on the Press On logo. Arcadia's 2011 Press On additions were launched at the Melbourne Writers Festival this year.' Source: www.scholarly.info/ (Sighted 15/11/2011). Number in series: 22
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