Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Publisher: Chicago And London: The University of Chicago Press, 1981.
First printing of a first edition in Near Fine condition with some soiling in a Near Fine dust-jacket.
Marcus Klein's Foreigners: the Making of American Literature, 1900-1940 is the definitive history of how American literature came to be dominated by writers of immigrant descent. Klein offers readers a fascinating look at how these writers—from Theodore Dreiser to Saul Bellow—created a new kind of American literature that reflected the challenges and aspirations of their generation.; 8vo; 332 pages.