By Thomas Wolfe

ISBN-10: 0684106787

ISBN-13: 9780684106786

ISBN-10: 0684176165

ISBN-13: 9780684176161

ISBN-10: 0743297318

ISBN-13: 9780743297318

The brilliant, history-making first novel a few younger man’s coming of age via literary legend Thomas Wolfe, first released in 1929 and lengthy thought of a vintage of 20th century literature.

A mythical writer on par with William Faulkner and Flannery O’Connor, Thomas Wolfe released Look Homeward, Angel, his first novel, a couple of younger man’s burning wish to depart his small city and tumultuous kinfolk looking for a greater lifestyles, in 1929. It gave the area evidence of his genius and introduced a strong legacy.

The novel follows the trajectory of Eugene Gant, an excellent and stressed younger guy whose wanderlust and keenness form his adolescent years in rural North Carolina. Wolfe stated that Look Homeward, Angel is “a ebook made from my life,” and his principally autobiographical tale concerning the quest for a better highbrow lifestyles has resonated with and stimulated generations of readers, together with a few of today’s most crucial novelists. wealthy with lyrical prose and shiny characterizations, this twentieth-century American vintage will seize the hearts and imaginations of each reader.

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