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A walker in the city

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A walker in the city

 

Title:
A walker in the city
Name:
Kazin, Alfred, 1915-1998
Bileck, Marvin
Published:
New York : Harcourt, Brace and Company, [1951]
Edition:
[1st ed.]
Physical Description:
176 pages illustrations 21 cm.
Subjects:
Brownsville (New York, N.Y.)
New York (N.Y.)
Kazin, Alfred, 1915-1998.
Summary:
The acclaimed story of a soul awakening to the ecstasy of the senses, the power of language, and the meaning of existence. Kazin's memorable description of his life as a young man as he makes the journey from Brooklyn to "Americanca"--The larger world that begins at the other end of the subway in Manhattan. A classic portrayal of the Jewish immigrant culture of the 1930s
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