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The man with the golden arm

Author: Nelson Algren; William J Savage; Daniel Simon
Publisher: New York : Seven Stories Press ; [Emeryville, CA] : Distributed by Publishers Group West, [1999]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 50th anniversary critical editionView all editions and formats
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Critical essays accompany the story of gambler Frankie Machine as he struggles to stay alive amid the corruption and drug addiction of Chicago's slums and underworld.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Nelson Algren
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nelson Algren; William J Savage; Daniel Simon
ISBN: 1583220089 9781583220085 1583220070 9781583220078
OCLC Number: 41977318
Notes: "National Book Award Winner"--Cover.
Text accompanied by critical essays.
Description: viii, 454 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Editors' preface --
The man with the golden arm --
Remembrances --
Early reception --
New views --
Contributor biographies --
Acknowledgments and credits --
About the author.
Responsibility: Nelson Algren ; William J. Savage, Jr. and Daniel Simon, eds.

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Critical essays accompany the story of gambler Frankie Machine as he struggles to stay alive amid the corruption and drug addiction of Chicago's slums and underworld.

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