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The city boy

a novel

by Herman Wouk

  • 240 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Doubleday in Garden City, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementwith a foreword by John P. Marquand. Illus. by Gordon Grant.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.W923 Ci2, PS3545.O98 Ci2
The Physical Object
Pagination348 p.
Number of Pages348
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6110305M
LC Control Number52006369
OCLC/WorldCa291419

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time and place written · – ; New York City. date of first publication · publisher · Harper & Brothers. narrator · Black Boy is narrated by the author, Richard Wright, and tells the story of his life from early childhood to about age twenty-nine.


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