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The home place

Author: Wright Morris
Publisher: Lincoln, Neb. : University of Nebraska Press, ©1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This account in first-person narrative and photographs of the one-day visit of Clyde Muncy to "the home place" at Lone Tree, Nebraska, has been called "as near to a new fiction form as you could get." Both prose and pictures are homely: worn linoleum, an old man's shoes, well-used kitchen utensils, and weathered siding. Muncy's journey of discovery takes the measure of the man he has become and of what he has left  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Domestic fiction
Fiction
Pictorial works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Morris, Wright, 1910-1998.
Home place.
Lincoln, Neb. : University of Nebraska Press, ©1999
(OCoLC)607191538
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Wright Morris
ISBN: 0803282524 9780803282520
OCLC Number: 40821078
Notes: "Bison books"--Page [i].
Description: xvi, 176 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Responsibility: by Wright Morris ; introduction to the Bison books edition by John Hollander.
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This account in first-person narrative and photographs of the one-day visit of Clyde Muncy to "the home place" at Lone Tree, Nebraska, has been called "as near to a new fiction form as you could  Read more...

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"A pathbreaking and still unique example of the integration of photographs and narrative text." Alan Trachtenberg--Alan Trachtenberg"

 
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