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    The Rise of Silas Lapham (Oxford World's Classics) (Paperback) By (author) William D. Howells, Volume editor John W. Crowley


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    DescriptionA major American novel centring on a business man, "The Rise of Silas Lapham" (1885), explores the capitalist ethos of the American Gilded Age. It is also a novel of manners that shows the comic confrontation of old wealth and new riches. This edition, reprints the text, and offers the full explanatory notes.

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    The Rise of Silas Lapham
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) William D. Howells, Volume editor John W. Crowley
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 434
    Width: 110 mm
    Height: 180 mm
    Thickness: 21 mm
    Weight: 234 g
    ISBN 13: 9780192823557
    ISBN 10: 0192823558

    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1KBB
    BIC subject category V2: DSBF
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F1.1
    DC20: 813.4
    BIC E4L: CLA
    B&T General Subject: 360
    B&T Book Type: FI
    BIC language qualifier (language as subject) V2: 2ABM
    BIC subject category V2: FC
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 78
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    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
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    DC22: 813/.4
    B&T Merchandise Category: UP
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    BISAC V2.8: FIC000000
    LC classification: PS2025.R52
    B&T Approval Code: C26104401
    BISAC V2.8: FIC019000
    LC classification: PS2025.R52 H6 1996
    New edition
    Edition statement
    New edition
    Oxford University Press
    Imprint name
    Oxford Paperbacks
    Publication date
    01 January 1997
    Publication City/Country
    Review quote
    "Good to have a high quality, affordable paperback edition of this foundational text of the American realist movement."--Phillip Barrish, University of Texas at Austin"An excellent edition, clearly printed."--Dan Fineman, Occidental College