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Sister Carrie

Author: Theodore Dreiser
Publisher: Toronto ; London : Bantam, 1958
Series: A Bantam classic
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The position of women in a success-oriented society is epitomized by the story of Caroline Meeber, who leaves her small Mid-western hometown in 1889 to start life anew in Chicago and later in New York. In her quest for riches she becomes a famous actress, only to realize that despite her material acquisitions true happiness remains illusory.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Named Person: Theodore Dreiser
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Theodore Dreiser
ISBN: 0553210580 9780553210583
OCLC Number: 16598441
Description: xi, 409 pages ; 18 cm.
Series Title: A Bantam classic
Responsibility: by Theodore Dreiser ; with an introduction by E.L. Doctorow.

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The position of women in a success-oriented society is epitomized by the story of Caroline Meeber, who leaves her small Mid-western hometown in 1889 to start life anew in Chicago and later in New York. In her quest for riches she becomes a famous actress, only to realize that despite her material acquisitions true happiness remains illusory.

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