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Henderson the rain king

Author: Saul Bellow
Publisher: Harmondsworth, Middlesex, Eng. ; New York : Penguin Books, 1976, ©1959.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The novel examines the midlife crisis of Eugene Henderson, an unhappy millionaire. The story concerns Henderson's search for meaning. A larger-than-life 55-year-old who has accumulated money, position, and a large family, he nonetheless feels unfulfilled. He makes a spiritual journey to Africa, where he draws emotional sustenance from experiences with African tribes.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Saul Bellow
ISBN: 0140072691 9780140072693 0140042296 9780140042290
OCLC Number: 25522034
Description: 341 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Saul Bellow.

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Bellow's glorious, spirited story of an eccentric American millionaire who finds a home of sorts in deepest Africa.  Read more...

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