Booth Tarkington ALICE ADAMS, Alice Adams Booth Tarkington

Booth Tarkington ALICE ADAMS, Alice Adams Booth Tarkington

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by Booth Tarkington, Booth Tarkington Pulitzer Prize Winner
     
 
Alice Adams is a 1921 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Booth Tarkington. It was adapted as a film in 1923 by Rowland V. Lee and, more famously, in 1935 by George Stevens. The narrative centers around the character of a young woman, Alice Adams, who aspires to climb the social ladder and win the affections of a wealthy young man named Arthur Russell. The story is set in

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Alice Adams is a 1921 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Booth Tarkington. It was adapted as a film in 1923 by Rowland V. Lee and, more famously, in 1935 by George Stevens. The narrative centers around the character of a young woman, Alice Adams, who aspires to climb the social ladder and win the affections of a wealthy young man named Arthur Russell. The story is set in a lower-middle-class household in an unnamed town in the Midwest shortly after World War I.

Booth Tarkington
(July 29, 1869 � May 19, 1946) was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams. He is one of only three novelists (the others being William Faulkner and John Updike) to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once.
-Wikipedia.com

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940014986182
Publisher:
Castaway Family Press
Publication date:
07/22/2012
Series:
Booth Tarkington Classic Collection , #1
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
222,635
File size:
257 KB

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Booth Tarkington
(July 29, 1869 � May 19, 1946) was an American novelist and dramatist best known for his novels The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams. He is one of only three novelists (the others being William Faulkner and John Updike) to win the Pulitzer Prize for Fiction more than once.
-Wikipedia.com

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