Sister Carrie

By: Dreiser, Theodore

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BF4 - A tight, clean, sound copy with minor overall wear plus there is some light chipping and edge wear on the front cover at the top right corner and on the back cover along the left edge mainly around the top and bottom corners plus there is a crease on the front cover at the bottom left corner and another on the back cover at the bottom left corner plus there is some staining to the text paper on pages 575-586. Edited by Donald Pizer. This is a title in the publisher's Norton Critical Edition series. It includes an authoritative text version, backgrounds, sources, and criticism. The essays in criticism clarify the important role the author and this novel had in the history of modern American literature. The novel is about a pretty small-town girl who comes to the big city filled with vague ambitions. She is used by men and uses them in turn to become a successful Broadway actress. The married man who had run away with her finds his life destroyed and eventually commits suicide. Selected bibiliography, 591p.

Title: Sister Carrie

Author: Dreiser, Theodore

Categories: Fiction, General Fiction, US Literature, Authors A-D, Literary Novels,

Publisher: New York, New York, USA, W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated: 1970

Binding: Trade Paperback

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket as Issued

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Book ID: SCW05578

Keywords: Literature Literary Fiction Criticism Chicago New York America American Fiction Psychological Young Women,