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Product Description: Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly is an anti-slavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe. Published in 1852, the novel had a profound effect on attitudes toward African Americans and slavery in the United States, so much in the latter case that the novel intensified the sectional conflict leading to the American Civil War...read more
By Alfred Kazin (introduced by)

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9781439526316 | Reissue edition (Paw Prints, August 11, 2008), cover price $14.95 | About this edition: Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly is an anti-slavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe.

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The brutal effects of poverty and the loneliness of slum life are portrayed in two short novels, which heralded the appearance of naturalism in American literature. Reissue.
By Stephen Crane, Alfred Kazin (introduced by) and Tom Wolfe (other contributor)

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9780451529985 | Reissue edition (Signet Classic, February 7, 2006), cover price $5.95 | About this edition: The brutal effects of poverty and the loneliness of slum life are portrayed in a selection of the author's works, which heralded the appearance of naturalism in American literature.

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9780075536277, titled "Introduction to Linguistic Concepts" | Alfred a Knopf Inc, June 1, 1977, cover price $12.95 | also contains Introduction to Linguistic Concepts

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A portrait of the first Lifetime Award winner in Literary Criticism from the Truman Capote Literary Trust documents his life as the son of Russian Jewish immigrants, his passion for literature, his contributions as a literary and social critic, his works at numerous prestigious universities, and his outspoken political views. 20,000 first printing.
By Alfred Kazin and Ted Solotaroff (introduced by)

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9780066213439 | 1 edition (Harpercollins, October 1, 2003), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Material selected from Kazin's three memoirs accompany a selection of his critical writings.

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Product Description: For more than sixty years Alfred Kazin has been one of the most eloquent witnesses to the literary life of the mind in America. Writing Was Everything is a summation of that life, a story of coming of age as a writer and critic that is also a vibrant cultural drama teeming with such characters as Hart Crane and Allen Ginsberg, Simone Weil and Flannery O'Connor, Hannah Arendt and Robert Lowell, Edmund Wilson and George Orwell...read more (view table of contents, read Amazon.com's description)

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9780674962378 | Harvard Univ Pr, September 1, 1995, cover price $19.50 | About this edition: The author recounts his exchanges with such literary figures as Hart Crane, Allen Ginsburg, and Flannery O'Connor

Paperback:

9780674962385 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, April 1, 1999), cover price $12.50 | About this edition: For more than sixty years Alfred Kazin has been one of the most eloquent witnesses to the literary life of the mind in America.

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Nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award and chosen as a New York Times Notable Book, a finely written, erudite study by the late literary critic looks at the ways America's greatest writers have treated God. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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9780394549682 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, October 1, 1997, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Essays explore the place of God in the writings of such American authors as Hawthorne, Melville, Emerson, Whitman, Dickinson, Twain, Eliot, Frost, and Faulkner

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9780679733416 | Vintage Books, November 1, 1998, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Essays explore the place of God in the writings of such American authors as Hawthorne, Melville, Emerson, Whitman, Dickinson, Twain, Eliot, Frost, and Faulkner

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9781567312126 | Fine Communications, August 1, 1997, cover price $8.98
9780844662169 | Peter Smith Pub Inc, January 1, 1986, cover price $18.50

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9780156941761, titled "A Walker in the City" | Mariner Books, March 19, 1969, cover price $14.95

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Product Description: From the journals of one of our most distinguished critics comes an extraordinary panorama of the intellectual, social and political culture of the last half century. Written with the vividness and power of first-rate fiction, it brings to life the great artists and thinkers who shaped the times, including Saul Bellow, Bernard Malamud and Hannah Arendt, and shares Kazin's insights on politics, literature, Jewish life after the Holocaust and American society...read more

Hardcover:

9780060190378 | Harpercollins, May 1, 1996, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: The son of Russian-Jewish immigrants, Kazin became the last 20th century American literary and social critic in a great tradition that began with Edmund Wilson.

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9780060928322 | Harpercollins, May 1, 1997, cover price $15.95 | also contains The Altar Boy | About this edition: From the journals of one of our most distinguished critics comes an extraordinary panorama of the intellectual, social and political culture of the last half century.

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Product Description: Alfred Kazin, uno de los principales críticos de la literatura angloamericana, escribió este libro sobre el surgimiento de la literatura moderna en los Estados Unidos con la finalidad de proporcionar al lector una visión objetiva, bien documentada y analizada de lo que puede considerarse la literatura norteamericana anterior a los años cincuenta...read more

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9789681638689 | Fondo De Cultura Economica USA, December 31, 1996, cover price $27.99 | About this edition: Alfred Kazin, uno de los principales críticos de la literatura angloamericana, escribió este libro sobre el surgimiento de la literatura moderna en los Estados Unidos con la finalidad de proporcionar al lector una visión objetiva, bien documentada y analizada de lo que puede considerarse la literatura norteamericana anterior a los años cincuenta.

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Product Description: In this book, Alfred Kazin, who for more than 30 years has been one of the central figures of America's intellectual life, takes us into his own life and times. His autobiography encompasses a personal story openly told; an inside look at New York's innermost intellectual circles; strong and intimate revelations of many of the most important writers of the century; and brilliantly astute observations of the literary accomplishments, atmosphere, and fads of the 1940s, 50s, and 60s in the context of America's shifting political gales...read more

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9780394495675 | Random House Inc, May 1, 1978, cover price $12.95 | About this edition: The distinguished literary critic picks up the story of his life in 1940 and chronicles the significant events, people, and places of his life thereafter and comments on the literary doings of the forties, fifties, and sixties

Paperback:

9780815604136 | Syracuse Univ Pr, August 1, 1996, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In this book, Alfred Kazin, who for more than 30 years has been one of the central figures of America's intellectual life, takes us into his own life and times.

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Product Description: In this illuminating study of the "crucial century" (1830-1930), Alfred Kazin views the major figures in American writing, beginning in the 1830s when Ralph Waldo Emerson founded a national literature on the basis of a religious revolution, and ending on the eve of the 1930s with modernism--Eliot, Pound, Hemingway, Fitzgerald--and with the revelation of the "postponed power" of those who had been modern before their time--Henry Adams, Melville, Whitman, Dickinson...read more

Hardcover:

9780394503783 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, May 1, 1984, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: The eminent literary critic presents a searching study of the major American writers of the crucial century from 1830 to 1930, proceeding from Emerson and Hawthorne to Faulkner and Fitzgerald

Paperback:

9780674031432 | Reprint edition (Harvard Univ Pr, March 1, 1996), cover price $17.00 | About this edition: In this illuminating study of the "crucial century" (1830-1930), Alfred Kazin views the major figures in American writing, beginning in the 1830s when Ralph Waldo Emerson founded a national literature on the basis of a religious revolution, and ending on the eve of the 1930s with modernism--Eliot, Pound, Hemingway, Fitzgerald--and with the revelation of the "postponed power" of those who had been modern before their time--Henry Adams, Melville, Whitman, Dickinson.

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Product Description: A classic interpretation of literature from America's golden age-including the work of Howells, Wharton, Lewis, Cather, Fitzgerald, Hemingway, and Faulkner. New Preface by the Author; Index.

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9780156002714 | Harcourt, March 1, 1995, cover price $25.01 | About this edition: A classic interpretation of literature from America's golden age-including the work of Howells, Wharton, Lewis, Cather, Fitzgerald, Hemingway, and Faulkner.

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9780156687508 | Reprint edition (Mariner Books, April 1, 1995), cover price $28.00 | About this edition: A classic interpretation of literature from America's golden age-including the work of Howells, Wharton, Lewis, Cather, Fitzgerald, Hemingway, and Faulkner.
9780156687515 | Reissue edition (Harcourt, June 1, 1983), cover price $9.95 | also contains The Goon 0: Rough Stuff | About this edition: A literary critic analyzes modern American literature and its relation to changing society, from realism and social reform to naturalism and social consciousness

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Product Description: From the author who gave us THE SCARLET LETTER and THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES, here is a comprehensive selection of his best short stories, including:Endicott and the Red CrossYoung Goodman BrownEarth's HolocaustEthan BrandMy Kinsman, Major MolineuxAnd more!
By Alfred Kazin (editor)

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9780449300121 | Reissue edition (Fawcett Books, November 1, 1993), cover price $6.99 | About this edition: From the author who gave us THE SCARLET LETTER and THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES, here is a comprehensive selection of his best short stories, including:Endicott and the Red CrossYoung Goodman BrownEarth's HolocaustEthan BrandMy Kinsman, Major MolineuxAnd more!

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Hardcover:

9780792481225 | Harpercollins, December 1, 1989, cover price $9.98

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Product Description: "A stunning book. . . . Perhaps the most evocative reminiscence of a vital corner of the nineteen-thirties that we are likely to get. A beautifully written memoir in which the author's location of himself as a man, an intellectual, and a moral being is interwoven with the chronicle of an era...read more

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9780801495625 | Reprint edition (Cornell Univ Pr, February 1, 1989), cover price $13.95 | About this edition: "A stunning book.
9780394743363 | Vintage Books, April 1, 1980, cover price $4.95 | About this edition: The intellectual climate, key writers, and personalities of the nineteen thirties are recalled in Kazin's reminiscences of his youth

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The distinguished literary critic and historian identifies and examines the influences of American landscapes, pastoral and urban, on American writers ranging from Jefferson to Bellow

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9780394571423 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, September 1, 1988, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: The distinguished literary critic and historian identifies and examines the influences of American landscapes, pastoral and urban, on American writers ranging from Jefferson to Bellow

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Product Description: In this illuminating study of the "crucial century" (1830-1930), Alfred Kazin views the major figures in American writing, beginning in the 1830s when Ralph Waldo Emerson founded a national literature on the basis of a religious revolution, and ending on the eve of the 1930s with modernism--Eliot, Pound, Hemingway, Fitzgerald--and with the revelation of the "postponed power" of those who had been modern before their time--Henry Adams, Melville, Whitman, Dickinson...read more

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9780394729237 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, February 1, 1985, cover price $8.95 | About this edition: In this illuminating study of the "crucial century" (1830-1930), Alfred Kazin views the major figures in American writing, beginning in the 1830s when Ralph Waldo Emerson founded a national literature on the basis of a religious revolution, and ending on the eve of the 1930s with modernism--Eliot, Pound, Hemingway, Fitzgerald--and with the revelation of the "postponed power" of those who had been modern before their time--Henry Adams, Melville, Whitman, Dickinson.

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A broad critical history of modern literature includes essays on authors, such as William Faulkner, Saul Bellow, T. S. Eliot, Ralph Waldo Emerson, and Boris Pasternak

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9780818011320 | Rev sub edition (Horizon Pr, June 1, 1982), cover price $9.95 | About this edition: A broad critical history of modern literature includes essays on authors, such as William Faulkner, Saul Bellow, T.

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Twenty-eight essays compose a literary commentary on American and European writers of both the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and includes glimpses of the authors' personal lives

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9780156443982 | Harcourt on Demand, November 1, 1979, cover price $17.00 | About this edition: Twenty-eight essays compose a literary commentary on American and European writers of both the nineteenth and twentieth centuries and includes glimpses of the authors' personal lives

Product Description: This handy guide covers ignition, air induction, exhaust, and emission controls.

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9780028626666, titled "Arco Engine Performanceãfor Ase Test A8" | Chek Chart Pubns, September 1, 1998, cover price $19.95 | also contains Arco Engine Performanceãfor Ase Test A8 | About this edition: This handy guide covers ignition, air induction, exhaust, and emission controls.
9780140150261 | Reprint edition (Penguin Classics, June 1, 1977), cover price $22.00 | About this edition: A collection of the poetry, prose, and art of the English mystic, accompanied by a biographical sketch

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Product Description: Collier, 1962, Good., 221 pages. Cover rubbed. Text clean. First Collier paperback edition. [Literary Criticism, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Biography] Out-of-print and antiquarian booksellers since 1933. We pack and ship with care.
By Alfred Kazin (editor)

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9780020041009 | Reissue edition (Macmillan Pub Co, September 1, 1962), cover price $1.25 | About this edition: Collier, 1962, Good.

Product Description: From the author who gave us THE SCARLET LETTER and THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES, here is a comprehensive selection of his best short stories, including:Endicott and the Red CrossYoung Goodman BrownEarth's HolocaustEthan BrandMy Kinsman, Major MolineuxAnd more!
By Alfred Kazin (editor)

Hardcover:

9780848801656 | Amereon Ltd, June 1, 1940, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: From the author who gave us THE SCARLET LETTER and THE HOUSE OF THE SEVEN GABLES, here is a comprehensive selection of his best short stories, including:Endicott and the Red CrossYoung Goodman BrownEarth's HolocaustEthan BrandMy Kinsman, Major MolineuxAnd more!

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