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If I were boss : the early business stories of Sinclair Lewis

Author: Sinclair Lewis; Anthony Di Renzo
Publisher: Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, ©1997.
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An anthology of stories on the corporate world, written earlier this century by Sinclair Lewis. Set in New York, the subjects range from back-stabbing to office romance.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Romans, nouvelles, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951.
If I were boss.
Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press, c1997
(DLC) 96052565
(OCoLC)36138355
Material Type: Fiction, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sinclair Lewis; Anthony Di Renzo
ISBN: 0585201811 9780585201818
OCLC Number: 44954054
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxxvii, 363 p.)
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Commutation: $9.17 --
Nature, Inc. --
If I were boss --
Honestly --
if possible --
A story with a happy ending --
The whisperer --
Snappy display --
Slip it to 'em --
Getting his bit --
Jazz --
Bronze bars --
Way I see it --
The good sport --
A matter of business --
Number seven to Sagapoose.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Anthony Di Renzo.

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This collection features 15 of Sinclair Lewis's early satirical business stories. Each section reflects the commercial culture of Lewis's day, particularly Reason Why advertising, self-help manuals,  Read more...

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