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The heart is a lonely hunter

Author: Carson McCullers
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Riverside Press, ©1940.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The setting is a small Southern town, the cosmos universal and eternal. The characters are the damned, the voiceless, the rejected. Some fight their loneliness with violence and depravity, some with sex or drink, and some -- like the strange young girl, Mick Kelly -- with a quiet, intensely personal search for beauty.
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Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Carson McCullers
OCLC Number: 237151101
Description: 273 p. ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Carson McCullers.

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The setting is a small Southern town, the cosmos universal and eternal. The characters are the damned, the voiceless, the rejected. Some fight their loneliness with violence and depravity, some with sex or drink, and some -- like the strange young girl, Mick Kelly -- with a quiet, intensely personal search for beauty.

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