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By James T. Farrell,Anne Douglas

gathered right here in a single quantity is James T. Farrell's well known trilogy of the adolescence, early manhood, and dying of Studs Lonigan: Young Lonigan, The younger Manhood of Studs Lonigan, and Judgment Day. during this relentlessly naturalistic portrait, Studs begins out his existence filled with energy and ambition, traits which are overwhelmed by means of the Chicago youth's restricted social and monetary surroundings. Studs's swaggering and cruel comrades, his slender kinfolk, and his academic and spiritual history lead him to a lifetime of futile dissipation. Ann Douglas presents an illuminating introductory essay to Farrell's masterpiece, one of many maximum novels of yankee literature.

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