Invisible man / Ralph Ellison ; preface by Charles Johnson.
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|Breckenridge Public Library||ELL (Text)||33500009307828||Main||Available||-|
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- ISBN: 9780679601395 (com. ed. : acid-free paper)
- ISBN: 0679601392 (com. ed. : acid-free paper) :
- Physical Description: xxxiv, 572 p. ; 20 cm.
- Edition: Modern Library ed.
- Publisher: New York : Modern Library, 1994.
|Summary, etc.:|| In the course of his wanderings from a Southern Negro college to New York's Harlem, an American black man becomes involved in a series of adventures. Introduction explains circumstances under which the book was written. Ellison won the National Book Award for this searing record of a black man's journey through contemporary America. Unquestionably, Ellison's book is a work of extraordinary intensity--powerfully imagined and written with a savage, wryly humorous gusto.
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