Master your Minecraft
 
 

Special Offers see all

Enter to WIN a $100 Credit

Subscribe to PowellsBooks.news
for a chance to win.
Privacy Policy

Tour our stores


    Recently Viewed clear list


    New Favorites | November 25, 2014

    Powell's Staff: IMG Our Favorite New Favorites of 2014



    Every week, we gather together a small pile of newly released titles that we agree should be on everyone's radar. We deem these titles our New... Continue »

    spacer
Qualifying orders ship free.
$8.00
List price: $15.00
Used Trade Paper
Ships in 1 to 3 days
Add to Wishlist
available for shipping or prepaid pickup only
Available for In-store Pickup
in 7 to 12 days
Qty Store Section
1 Partner Warehouse Literature- A to Z

More copies of this ISBN

This title in other editions

Young Lonigan (01 Edition)

by

Young Lonigan (01 Edition) Cover

 

Synopses & Reviews

Please note that used books may not include additional media (study guides, CDs, DVDs, solutions manuals, etc.) as described in the publisher comments.

Publisher Comments:

An American classic in the vein of John Steinbeck's The Grapes of Wrath, the first book of James T. Farrell's powerful Studs Lonigan trilogy covers five months of the young hero's life in 1916, when he is sixteen years old. In this relentlessly naturalistic yet richly complex portrait, Studs is carried along by his swaggering and shortsighted companions, his narrow family, and his educational and religious background toward a fate that he resists yet cannot escape.

Synopsis:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxv]-xxvi).

Synopsis:

An American classic in the vein of John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath, " this first book of Farrell's powerful Studs Lonigan trilogy covers five months of the young hero's life in 1916, when he is 16 years old.

About the Author

James T. Farrell (1904-1979), a native of Chicago, was a prolific novelist and prominent social activist. He is best known for his gritty novels depicting lower middle-class Irish Catholic life, including his masterpiece, The Studs Lonigan trilogy.

Ann Douglas teaches English at Columbia University. Her books include Terrible Honesty: Mongrel Manhattan in the 1920s and The Feminization of American Culture.

Table of Contents

Introduction

Suggestions for Further Reading

YOUNG LONGIAN

Product Details

ISBN:
9780142180075
Introduction:
Douglas, Ann
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Introduction by:
Douglas, Ann
Introduction:
Douglas, Ann
Author:
Farrell, James T.
Author:
Douglas, Ann
Location:
New York
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Chicago
Subject:
Teenage boys
Subject:
Irish americans
Subject:
Working class
Subject:
Lonigan, Studs
Subject:
South Chicago
Subject:
Bildungsromans
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series:
Penguin Classics
Series Volume:
no. 96-4
Publication Date:
20030631
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
224
Dimensions:
7.80x5.12x.52 in. .38 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

Other books you might like

  1. The Class (Dedalus European Classics) New Trade Paper $13.50
  2. Phineas Redux (Penguin Classics) Used Trade Paper $5.95
  3. Howards End (Barnes & Noble Classics... Used Trade Paper $1.95
  4. Oblomov Used Trade Paper $4.95
  5. The Blithedale Romance: An... Used Trade Paper $6.50
  6. Octopus Used Mass Market $2.95

Related Subjects

Fiction and Poetry » Literature » A to Z
History and Social Science » American Studies » Popular Culture

Young Lonigan (01 Edition) Used Trade Paper
0 stars - 0 reviews
$8.00 In Stock
Product details 224 pages Penguin Books - English 9780142180075 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Includes bibliographical references (p. [xxv]-xxvi).
"Synopsis" by , An American classic in the vein of John Steinbeck's "The Grapes of Wrath, " this first book of Farrell's powerful Studs Lonigan trilogy covers five months of the young hero's life in 1916, when he is 16 years old.

spacer
spacer
  • back to top

FOLLOW US ON...

     
Powell's City of Books is an independent bookstore in Portland, Oregon, that fills a whole city block with more than a million new, used, and out of print books. Shop those shelves — plus literally millions more books, DVDs, and gifts — here at Powells.com.