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The pit : a story of Chicago

Author: Frank Norris
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, 1956, ©1903.
Series: Evergreen book, E-41.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of Curtis Jadwin, a man whose increasing attention to earning money in the wheat market of Chicago almost destroys his marriage. This book is a literary critique of the turn-of-the century capitalism.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Domestic fiction
Didactic fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Norris, Frank, 1870-1902.
Pit.
New York, Grove Press [1956, ©1903]
(OCoLC)646916137
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Frank Norris
OCLC Number: 276002
Notes: "The Trilogy the Epic of the Wheat includes the following novels: The Octopus, a story of Californis ; The Pit, a story of Chicago and The Wolf, a story of Europe." This trilogy was never finish due to the author's untimely death.
Description: 421 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Evergreen book, E-41.
Responsibility: by Frank Norris.

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The story of Curtis Jadwin, a man whose increasing attention to earning money in the wheat market of Chicago almost destroys his marriage. This book is a literary critique of the turn-of-the century capitalism.

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