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Invisible man

Author: Ralph Ellison
Publisher: New York : Quality Paperback Book Club, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The nameless narrator of this novel describes growing up in a black community in the South, attending a Negro college from which he is expelled, moving to New York and becoming the chief spokesman of the Harlem branch of "the Brotherhood", and retreating amid violence and confusion to the basement lair of the Invisible Man he imagines himself to be.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ralph Ellison
OCLC Number: 31873385
Notes: Reprint. Originally published: New York : Random House, 1952.
Description: 439 pages : portrait ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Ralph Ellison.

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The nameless narrator of this novel describes growing up in a black community in the South, attending a Negro college from which he is expelled, moving to New York and becoming the chief spokesman of the Harlem branch of "the Brotherhood", and retreating amid violence and confusion to the basement lair of the Invisible Man he imagines himself to be.

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