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Arrowsmith free pdf 1925. Illustrated with scenes from the Samuel Goldwyn Production, a United Artists Picture. Possibly the greatest satirist of his age, Lewis wrote novels that present a devastating picture of middle-class American life in the 1920s. Although he ridiculed the values, the lifestyles, and even the speech of his characters, there is often affection behind the irony. Sinclair's most praised novel and the one that won him the Pulitzer Prize (which he refused) Arrowsmith tells the tale of Martin Arrowsmith fulfills a lifelong dream of becoming a physician with a passion for research. Combating the forces of ignorance and greed, he relentlessly pursues scientific truth, even in the face of his own personal tragedy. See other titles by this author available from Kessinger Publishing.

About Sinclair Lewis

Harry Sinclair Lewis (1885 1951) was born in Sauk Centre, Minnesota, the son of a country doctor. After graduating from Yale in 1907, he went to New York, tried freelance work for a time, and then worked in a variety of editorial positions from the East Coast to California." Main Street "(1920) was his first successful novel. In the decade that followed, Lewis published four other acclaimed novels of social criticism "Babbitt" (1922), " Arrowsmith" (1925), "Elmer Gantry" (1927), and" Dodsworth" (1929). In 1930 he became the first American to win the Nobel Prize for literature. He continued to write both novels and plays for another two decades, publishing his last work, "World So Wide" (1951), shortly before his death in Rome. Sally E. Parry is Associate Dean, College of Arts and Sciences, and Director of General Education at Illinois State University. She is currently the Executive Director of the Sinclair Lewis Society and editor of the Sinclair Lewis Society Newsletter. She has edited two collections of short stories by Sinclair Lewis, " Go East, Young Man: Sinclair Lewis on Class in America "(2005) and" The Minnesota Stories of Sinclair Lewis "(2005), and with Robert L. McLaughlin, written "We ll Always Have the Movies: American Cinema During World War II" (2006). E. L. Doctorow is one of America s preeminent men of letters. His novels include" The Waterworks," "Ragtime," " The Book of Daniel," " Loon Lake," "World s Fair," " Lives of the Poets," " Billy Bathgate," and "Welcome to Hard Times." His work has garnered the National Book Critics Circle Award twice, the National Book Award, the PEN/Faulkner Award, the Edith Wharton Citation for Fiction, and the William Dean Howells medal of the American Academy of Arts and Letters."

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Author : Sinclair Lewis
Publisher : Signet Classics
Data Published : 04 March 2008
ISBN : 0451530861
EAN : 9780451530868
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 459 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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