Manhattan Transfer

By: Dos Passos, John

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Originally published in 1925, Sinclair Lewis described this book as a "novel of the very first importance. " The story unfolds against the backdrop of towering skyscrapers and filthy tenements, over meals at the Waldorf and nights in boxcars. Revealed are lives of the wealthy power brokers and struggling immigrants alike, and it documents their struggles to become part of modernity before they are destroyed by it. The top front corner is a bit curled.; 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

Title: Manhattan Transfer

Author: Dos Passos, John

Categories: Biographical,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, MA, Houghton Mifflin: 1991

ISBN: 0395574234

ISBN 13: 9780395574232

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: New with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 004087

Keywords: Fiction New York Manhattan Immigrants Tenements Power Rich Poor Wealthy Boxcars History Modern TRANSFER 01,