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Author: Henry Roth
Publisher: London : Penguin, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Roth traces the steps of David Schearl, a little boy who comes to New York with his Jewish parents at the turn of the century, and is exposed to the horrors of life in the slums.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Henry Roth
ISBN: 9780141188652 0141188650
OCLC Number: 70173179
Description: xix, 439 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Henry Roth ; with an introduction by Aldred Kazin.

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David Schearl arrives in New York in his mother's arms to begin his new life as an immigrant. David is hated by his father, but is fiercely loved and protected by his Yiddish-speaking mother. This  Read more...

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