Young Lonigan

Young Lonigan

by James T. Farrell
     
 

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An American classic in the vein of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath, the first book of James T. Farrell's powerful Studs Lonigan trilogy covers five months of the young hero's life in 1916, when he is sixteen years old. In this relentlessly naturalistic yet richly complex portrait, Studs is carried along by his swaggering and shortsighted companions,See more details below

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An American classic in the vein of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath, the first book of James T. Farrell's powerful Studs Lonigan trilogy covers five months of the young hero's life in 1916, when he is sixteen years old. In this relentlessly naturalistic yet richly complex portrait, Studs is carried along by his swaggering and shortsighted companions, his narrow family, and his educational and religious background toward a fate that he resists yet cannot escape.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780142180075
Publisher:
Penguin Publishing Group
Publication date:
06/24/2003
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
224
Sales rank:
722,645
Product dimensions:
5.07(w) x 7.74(h) x 0.64(d)
Age Range:
18 - 17 Years

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