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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Modern Library
Publication date May 1, 1994
Binding Hardcover
Edition Cmv
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780679601395
ISBN-10 0679601392
Dimensions 1.75 by 5 by 7.50 in.
Weight 1.20 lbs.
Original list price $21.00
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
A Black man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility
Amazon.com description: Product Description: As the book gets started, the narrator is expelled from his Southern Negro college for inadvertently showing a white trustee the reality of black life in the south, including an incestuous farmer and a rural whorehouse

Editions
Hardcover
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Reissue edition from Random House Inc (February 1, 2002)
9780375507915 | details & prices | 439 pages | 6.00 × 9.00 × 1.75 in. | 1.25 lbs | List price $23.95
About: An African American man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility.
The price comparison is for this edition
Cmv edition from Modern Library (May 1, 1994)
9780679601395 | details & prices | 5.00 × 7.50 × 1.75 in. | 1.20 lbs | List price $21.00
About: A Black man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility
Reissue edition from Modern Library (September 1, 1992)
9780679600152 | details & prices | 5.25 × 7.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.25 lbs | List price $17.50
About: A sensitive man suffers from society's reluctance to accept the total humanity of the Black man
from Random House Inc (March 1, 1982)
9780394525495 | details & prices | List price $19.95
About: A sensitive man suffers from society's reluctance to accept the total humanity of the Black man
Paperback
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from Gardners Books (May 20, 2010)
9781607962526 | details & prices | 348 pages | List price $20.00
New edition from Gardners Books (October 7, 1999)
9780140287578 | details & prices | 480 pages | 4.00 × 6.75 × 1.25 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $16.00
About: Ralph Ellison's impassioned first novel, winner of the prestigious American National Book Award, tells the story of an invsible man 'simply because people refuse to see me'.
With Dan Callahan | Reissue edition from Vintage Books (March 1, 1995)
9780394269153 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $11.00
This edition also contains Vanessa: The Life of Vanessa Redgrave
About: A black man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility
2 edition from Vintage Books (March 1, 1995)
9780679732761 | details & prices | 581 pages | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.25 in. | 1.00 lbs | List price $16.00
About: A Black man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility
from Random House Inc (March 1, 1995)
9789990845235 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $0.02
Reissue edition from David McKay Co (March 1, 1989)
9780679723134 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.10 lbs | List price $11.00
About: A black man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility
Stg edition from Random House Inc (July 1, 1987)
9780394754703 | details & prices | List price $1.95
About: The Invisible Man of the title is ''Griffin'', a scientist who theorizes that if a person's refractive index is changed to exactly that of air and his body does not absorb or reflect light, then he will not be visible.
With Veronica Masters | from New Amer Library (June 1, 1975)
9780451038142 | details & prices | List price $1.25
This edition also contains Enigma: A Stepbrother Billionaire Romance
About: Invisible Man is a milestone in American literature, a book that has continued to engage readers since its appearance in 1952.
CD/Spoken Word
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With Joe Morton (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Random House (April 19, 2005)
9780739322079 | details & prices | 5.00 × 6.00 × 1.50 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $34.95
About: Selected by the Modern Library as one of the 100 best novels of all timeRalph Elllison's Invisible Man is a monumental novel, one that can well be called an epic of modern American Negro life.
Cassette/Spoken Word
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With Joe Morton (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Recorded Books (March 1, 2001)
9780788743665 | details & prices | List price $122.00
About: Ralph Elllison's Invisible Man is a monumental novel, one that can well be called an epic of modern American Negro life.
With Joe Morton (other contributor) | Unabridged edition from Random House (June 1, 1999)
9780375407178 | details & prices | 4.50 × 6.00 × 2.75 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $39.95
About: A black man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility.
Reinforced
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from Demco Media (March 1, 1995)
9780606016179 | details & prices | 5.00 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.25 lbs | List price $23.40
About: A Black man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility
Prebinding
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Reissue edition from Paw Prints (October 8, 2008)
9781439560686 | details & prices | 581 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.06 lbs | List price $23.95
About: Invisible Man is a milestone in American literature, a book that has continued to engage readers since its appearance in 1952.
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999)
9780808554127 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.25 × 1.25 in. | 1.30 lbs | List price $28.10
About: A Black man's search for success and the American dream leads him out of college to Harlem and a growing sense of personal rejection and social invisibility

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