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The sacrilege of Alan Kent

Author: Erskine Caldwell
Publisher: Athens, Ga. : University of Georgia Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Alan Kent is a wanderer, a seeker. Driven by, or fleeing from, unnamed forces, he struggles against the hardening effects of a brutal and indifferent world. In a series of episodes, Erskine Caldwell tells the semiautobiographical story of Kent's childhood, roving early manhood, and transformation into an artist. The episodes, which range from brief, graphic sketches to one-sentence impressions, are filled with  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Poetry
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Erskine Caldwell
ISBN: 0820317896 9780820317892
OCLC Number: 32384809
Description: xviii, 67 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Erskine Caldwell ; foreword by Mary Hood ; wood engravings by Ralph Frizzell.

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A semi-autobiography of the childhood of Alan Kent, from early manhood to artist. The text includes brief, graphic sketches which illustrate the struggle against various hardening effects of a brutal  Read more...

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