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The Sun Also Rises is one of Ernest Hemingway's masterpieces and a classic example of his spare but powerful style. A poignant look at the disillusionment and angst of the post-World War I generation, the story introduces two of Hemingway's most unforgettable characters: Jake Barnes and Lady Brett Ashley. Follow the flamboyant Brett and the hapless Jake as they journey from the wild nightlife of 1920s Paris to the brutal bullfighting rings of Spain with a motley group of expatriates. It is an age of moral bankruptcy, spiritual dissolution, unrealized love and vanishing illusions. First published in 1926, The Sun Also Rises helped to establish Hemingway as one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century.

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THE QUINTESSENTIAL NARRATIVE OF THE LOST GENERATION

The Sun Also Rises is one of Ernest Hemingway's masterpieces and a classic example of his spare but powerful style. A poignant look at the disillusionment and angst of the post-World War I generation, the story introduces two of Hemingway's most unforgettable characters: Jake Barnes and Lady Brett Ashley. Follow the flamboyant Brett and the hapless Jake as they journey from the wild nightlife of 1920s Paris to the brutal bullfighting rings of Spain with a motley group of expatriates. It is an age of moral bankruptcy, spiritual dissolution, unrealized love and vanishing illusions. First published in 1926, The Sun Also Rises helped to establish Hemingway as one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century.

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Simultaneously releasing with the 80th anniversary paperback edition, Hemingway's first great novel makes its regal debut in an all-new, unabridged recording. 6 CDs.

About the Author

Hemingway was born in Oak Park, Illinois. In World War I served as an ambulance driver in Italy, where he was wounded in action. He served as a war correspondent during the Spanish Civil War & World War II. He won the Nobel Prize for Literature in 1954.

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ISBN:
9780743564410
Author:
Hemingway, Ernest
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Audio
Read by:
Hurt, William
Read:
Hurt, William
Author:
(P) 2006 Simon
Author:
Schuster, Inc. All rights reserved.
Author:
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Author:
©1926 Charles Scribner's Sons.
Author:
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Author:
Hurt, William
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Historical - General
Subject:
Americans
Subject:
Ashley, Brett (Fictitious character)
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Audiobooks
Subject:
Americans -- France.
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Number:
revised
Edition Description:
Unabridged
Publication Date:
October 2006
Binding:
COMPACT DISC
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Dimensions:
5.88 x 5 x 1 in 8.26 oz
Media Run Time:
420

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"Synopsis" by , THE QUINTESSENTIAL NARRATIVE OF THE LOST GENERATION

The Sun Also Rises is one of Ernest Hemingway's masterpieces and a classic example of his spare but powerful style. A poignant look at the disillusionment and angst of the post-World War I generation, the story introduces two of Hemingway's most unforgettable characters: Jake Barnes and Lady Brett Ashley. Follow the flamboyant Brett and the hapless Jake as they journey from the wild nightlife of 1920s Paris to the brutal bullfighting rings of Spain with a motley group of expatriates. It is an age of moral bankruptcy, spiritual dissolution, unrealized love and vanishing illusions. First published in 1926, The Sun Also Rises helped to establish Hemingway as one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century.

"Synopsis" by , Simultaneously releasing with the 80th anniversary paperback edition, Hemingway's first great novel makes its regal debut in an all-new, unabridged recording. 6 CDs.
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