Lewis at Zenith; A Three-Novel Omnibus / Main Street / Babbitt / Arrowsmith
Price: 45.00 USD
New York: Harcourt, Brace & World, Inc, 1961. Thick 8vo, black cloth with blue lettering on spine over gray boards, Introduction by Mark Schorer, Mylar-protected pictorial dust jacket (unclipped) with red triangle containing three blue circles, green edging to top of pages for dust protection, xii + 914 pages. Scarce Edition of these important Sinclair Lewis titles. Harry Sinclair Lewis (1885-1951), better known as "Sinclair Lewis," was an American novelist, short-story writer, and playwright. In 1930, he became the first writer from the United States to receive the Nobel Prize in Literature.... His works are known for their critical views of American capitalism and materialism between the wars. He is also respected for his strong characterizations of modern working women. H. L. Mencken called him, "this red-haired tornado from the Minnesota wilds."--Wikipedia. Superior Condition! First Book Club Edition. Fine.