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This remarkable novel documents the life of an American of mixed ethnicity who moves freely in society — from the rural South to the urban North and eventually, Europe. A revolutionary work which not only probes the psychological aspects of "passing for white" but also examines the American caste and class system.

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African-American writer's pioneering novel parallels his own life, probes the psychological aspects of "passing for white," and examines the American caste and class system. Major contribution to American literature.

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Remarkable novel relates, through an anonymous narrator, events in the life of an American of mixed ethnicity whose exceptional abilities allow him to move freely in society—from the rural South to the urban North and eventually, Europe. A revolutionary work which not only probes the psycholog

Synopsis:

African-American writer's pioneering novel parallels his own life, probes the psychological aspects of "passing for white," and examines the American caste and class system. Major contribution to American literature.

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9780486285122
Author:
Johnson, James Weldon
Publisher:
Dover Publications
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L, Don
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Johnson
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Dover Thrift Editions
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Weldon, James
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Dover Thr
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Johnson, James We
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Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Afro-american men
Subject:
Afro-American men -- Fiction.
Subject:
African American men
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Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General
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Literature-A to Z
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Trade Paper
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Dover Thrift Editions
Series Volume:
211
Publication Date:
19950531
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TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 9
Language:
English
Pages:
112
Dimensions:
8.25 x 5.19 in 0.22 lb
Age Level:
from 14

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African-American writer's pioneering novel parallels his own life, probes the psychological aspects of "passing for white," and examines the American caste and class system. Major contribution to American literature.
"Synopsis" by , Remarkable novel relates, through an anonymous narrator, events in the life of an American of mixed ethnicity whose exceptional abilities allow him to move freely in society—from the rural South to the urban North and eventually, Europe. A revolutionary work which not only probes the psycholog
"Synopsis" by ,
African-American writer's pioneering novel parallels his own life, probes the psychological aspects of "passing for white," and examines the American caste and class system. Major contribution to American literature.

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