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Author: George Gissing; Harry Hansen
Publisher: New York, The Modern Library [1926]
Series: Modern library of the world's best books, no. 125.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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New Grub Street portrays the intrigues and hardships of the publishing world in late Victorian England. In a materialistic, class-conscious society that rewards commercial savvy over artistic achievement, authors and scholars struggle to earn a living without compromising their standards.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Gissing, George, 1857-1903.
New Grub street.
New York, The Modern Library [1926]
(OCoLC)557883247
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Gissing; Harry Hansen
OCLC Number: 358302
Description: xiv, 552 pages 17 cm.
Contents: Introduction --
A man of his day --
The house of Yule --
Holiday --
An author and his wife --
The way hither --
The practical friend --
Marian's home --
To the winning side --
Invita Minerva --
The friends of the family --
Respite --
Work without hope --
A warning --
Recruits --
The last resource --
Rejection --
The parting --
The old home --
The past revived --
The end of waiting --
Mr. Yule leaves town --
The legatees --
A propsed investment --
Jasper'smagnanimity --
A fruitless meeting --
Married woman's property --
The lonely man --
Interim --
Catastrophe --
Waiting on destiny --
A rescue and a summons --
Reardon becomes practical --
The sunny way --
A check --
Fever and rest --
Jasper's delicate case --
Rewards.
Series Title: Modern library of the world's best books, no. 125.
Responsibility: by George Gissing; introduction by Harry Hansen.

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New Grub Street portrays the intrigues and hardships of the publishing world in late Victorian England. In a materialistic, class-conscious society that rewards commercial savvy over artistic achievement, authors and scholars struggle to earn a living without compromising their standards.

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