The clasic that became the prototype of the modern nonfiction novel. A watershed literary event at its first publication in 1941, LET US NOW PRAISE FAMOUS MEN is an "unsparing record of the harsh existence of three Alabama families, and a poetic meditation on the terrible beauty of their lives," recognized by the New York Public Library as one of the most influential books of the century.
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Descrizione libro Mariner Books, 1989. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria DADAX0395488974
Descrizione libro Mariner Books, 1989. Condizione libro: New. Brand New, Unread Copy in Perfect Condition. A+ Customer Service! Summary: A watershed literary event on its first publication sixty years ago, Let Us Now Praise Famous Men stands as a poetic tract for its time, an invaluable document of the human and religious meaning of the lives of sharecroppers in the impoverished South. This new paperback edition, following on the heels of a national exhibition of Evans's photographs, touring through 2001, will continue to draw readers to the "most realistic and most important moral effort of our American generation" (Lionel Trilling). Codice libro della libreria ABE_book_new_0395488974
Descrizione libro Mariner Books, 1989. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. book. Codice libro della libreria 0395488974
Descrizione libro Mariner Books, 1989. Paperback. Condizione libro: New. Codice libro della libreria P110395488974