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Walls of Jericho (94 Edition)

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Synopsis:

The first novel by one of the legends of the Harlem Renaissance

Synopsis:

Lawyer Ralph Merritt buys a house in a white neighborhood bordering Harlem. In their reactions to Merritt and to one another, Fishers' characters--including the prejudiced Miss Cramp who 'takes on causes the way sticky tape picks up lint, ' Merritt's housekeeper Linda, and Shine, his piano mover--provide an invaluable view of the social and philosophical milieu of the times.Thematically, Fisher focuses on the idea of black unity and discovery of the self.

Synopsis:

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780472065653
Author:
Fisher, Rudolph
Publisher:
University of Michigan Press
Location:
Ann Arbor, Mich. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
American
Subject:
Humorous Stories
Subject:
Novels and novellas
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
American fiction (fictional works by one author)
Subject:
Afro-americans
Subject:
Sociology - General
Subject:
Harlem (new york, n.y.)
Subject:
Satire
Subject:
African Americans
Subject:
Harlem renaissance
Subject:
Harlem Renaissance -- Fiction.
Subject:
Harlem
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Popular Culture - General
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General
Subject:
Humorous fiction
Subject:
African American Studies
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Paper Text
Series:
Ann Arbor Paperbacks
Series Volume:
no. 64-6
Publication Date:
19940831
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
328
Dimensions:
6 x 5 in

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Product details 328 pages University of Michigan Press - English 9780472065653 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by ,
The first novel by one of the legends of the Harlem Renaissance

"Synopsis" by , Lawyer Ralph Merritt buys a house in a white neighborhood bordering Harlem. In their reactions to Merritt and to one another, Fishers' characters--including the prejudiced Miss Cramp who 'takes on causes the way sticky tape picks up lint, ' Merritt's housekeeper Linda, and Shine, his piano mover--provide an invaluable view of the social and philosophical milieu of the times.Thematically, Fisher focuses on the idea of black unity and discovery of the self.
"Synopsis" by , < div> The first novel by one of the legends of the Harlem Renaissance< br> < /div>
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