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7 edition of Look Homeward Angel found in the catalog.

Look Homeward Angel

by Thomas Wolfe

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  • 5 Currently reading

Published by Scribner Paper Fiction .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Modern fiction,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Boys,
  • Mountain life

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages544
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7720858M
    ISBN 10068471941X
    ISBN 109780684719412

    The book was well-received by the public and became his only American bestseller. The publication was viewed as "the literary event of "; by comparison, the earlier attention given to Look Homeward, Angel was modest. Both the New York Times and New . Wolfe said that Look Homeward, Angel is “a book made out of my life,” and his largely autobiographical story about the quest for a greater intellectual life has resonated with and influenced generations of readers, including some of today’s most important novelists.

    Download Look Homeward, Angel free in PDF & EPUB format. Download Thomas Wolfe's Look Homeward, Angel for your kindle, tablet, IPAD, PC or mobile. This is a first book, and in it the author has written of experience which is now far and lost, but which was once part of the fabric of his life. If any reader, therefore, should say that the. Wolfe said that Look Homeward, Angel is “a book made out of my life,” and his largely autobiographical story about the quest for a greater intellectual life has resonated with and influenced generations of readers, including some of today’s most important novelists. Rich with lyrical prose and vivid characterizations, this twentieth.

    Title: Look Homeward, Angel Author: Thomas Wolfe * A Project Gutenberg of Australia eBook * eBook No.: Edition: 1 Language: English Character set encoding: Latin-1(ISO) bit Date first posted: April Date most recently updated: August This eBook was produced by: Don Lainson [email protected] Project Gutenberg.   3. In Of Time and the River, Wolfe's sequel to Look Homeward, Angel, Eugene goes to Harvard and embarks upon his adult life. If your book club enjoyed Look Homeward, Angel, read the sequel and discuss the way Wolfe has evolved and changed as a writer. 4. For more information on Wolfe, visit and 5/5(1).


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It is Wolfe's first novel, and is considered a highly autobiographical American Bildungsroman. The character of Eugene Gant is generally believed Look Homeward Angel book be a depiction of Wolfe himself. The novel covers the span of time from Gant's birth to the age of The setting /5().

Wolfe said that Look Homeward, Angel is “a book made out of my life,” and his largely autobiographical story about the quest for a greater intellectual life has resonated with and influenced generations of readers, including some of today’s most important novelists.

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The novel traces the unhappy early years of the introspective protagonist, Eugene Gant, before he sets off for graduate study at employed a remarkable variety of literary styles in the novel, reflecting Gant’s shifting.

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One day when the opulent Southern Spring had richly unfolded, when the spongy black earth of the yard was covered with sudden, tender grass, and wet blossoms, the great cherry tree seethed slowly with a massive gem of amber sap, and the cherries hung ripening in prodigal clusters, Gant took him from his basket in the sun on the high front porch, and went 4/5(32).

Part 1. Look Homeward, Angel begins with the journey of Englishman Gilbert Gaunt to Pennsylvania; there he marries a Dutch of his sons, Oliver Gant (the name was changed upon Gilbert's immigration), becomes a stonecutter and travels through the.

In Thomas Wolfe, big, bombastic and unkempt, strode into the literary world with a huge novel about the making of a genius: himself.

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Through his rich, ornate prose and meticulous attention to detail, Wolfe evokes the peculiarities of small-town life and the pain and upheaval of leaving home. Look Homeward, Angel by Thomas Wolfe - Book Chat - Duration: EarnestlyEston 1, views. Hamilton Cast Tribute To The 40th Anniversary of A Chorus Line - Duration: This Study Guide consists of approximately 76 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Look Homeward, Angel.

Wolfe's style has often been called "romantic," both because of the emotional extremes of its sprawling. Wolfe said that Look Homeward, Angel is “a book made out of my life,” and his largely autobiographical story about the quest for a greater intellectual life has resonated with and influenced generations of readers, including some of today’s most important novelists.

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