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Author: Sinclair Lewis; Jean Hersholt Collection of Sinclair Lewis (Library of Congress); John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress); Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, Brace and Co., ©1922.
Series: Harbrace modern classics
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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George F. Babbitt is a hustling, prosperous real estate broker in a city of about 350,000. Back of his business and clubs and 100% activities is a wistful wonder as to what this business of living is all about.
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Genre/Form: Satire
Psychological fiction
Satirical literature
Fiction
Autographs (Provenance)
Bookplates (Provenance)
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951.
Babbitt
(OCoLC)264761345
Online version:
Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951.
Babbitt.
New York, Harcourt, Brace and Company [©1922]
(OCoLC)568709005
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Sinclair Lewis; Jean Hersholt Collection of Sinclair Lewis (Library of Congress); John Davis Batchelder Collection (Library of Congress); Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
OCLC Number: 1024921
Notes: First ed. Page 49 exists in 2 states, of which the 1st state is the less common. Cf. Van Doren.
LC copy has p. 49 in 2nd state.
Source: Gift of Mrs. Jefferson Davis, Feb. 12, 1980 (replacing copy 1).
Description: 401 pages ; 20 cm
Series Title: Harbrace modern classics
Responsibility: by Sinclair Lewis.

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George F. Babbitt is a hustling, prosperous real estate broker in a city of about 350,000. Back of his business and clubs and 100% activities is a wistful wonder as to what this business of living is all about.

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