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Dreiser"s Jennie Gerhardt

James L. W. West

Dreiser"s Jennie Gerhardt

New Essays on the Restored Text

by James L. W. West

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Published by University of Pennsylvania Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary studies: from c 1900 -,
  • Novels, other prose & writers: from c 1900 -,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945,
  • American English,
  • English,
  • Literary Criticism,
  • USA,
  • Criticism, Textual,
  • Dreiser, Theodore,
  • Dreiser, Theodore,,
  • 1871-1945.,
  • Jennie Gerhardt

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8004690M
    ISBN 100812232844
    ISBN 109780812232844

      Jennie Gerhardt (published in ) typifies Dreiser's depiction of unaccepted aspects of life in that era, such as sexual promiscuity. He was often forced to battle against censorship regarding his novels. Jennie is a destitute young woman who meets Senator George Brander while 5/5(1). Read CHAPTER I of Jennie Gerhardt, A Novel, free online book, by Theodore Dreiser, on Add to Bookshelf. CHAPTER I One morning, in the fall of , a middle-aged woman, accompanied by a young girl of eighteen, presented herself at the clerk’s desk of the principal hotel in Columbus, Ohio, and made inquiry as to whether there.

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    Dive into a gripping historical romance from master of naturalism Theodore Dreiser. Things appear to be looking up for downtrodden maid Jennie Gerhardt when she meets and falls in love with a dashing senator. However, soon after their romance blossoms, her new lover is ripped away, leaving Jennie destitute and ed on: Read CHAPTER IX of Jennie Gerhardt, A Novel, free online book, by Theodore Dreiser, on Add to Bookshelf. CHAPTER IX Jennie took the paper with but ill-concealed trembling and went into the adjoining room. There she stood by the front window and looked at it again, a sickening sensation of dread holding her as though in a trance.


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Buy Jennie Gerhardt by Theodore Dreiser (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders. Theodore Dreiser was born in Terre Haute, Indiana, on Aug After a poor and difficult childhood, Dreiser broke into newspaper work in Chicago in A successful career as a magazine writer in New York during the late s was followed by his first novel, Sister Carrie ().

When this work made little impact, Dreiser published no fiction until Jennie Gerhardt in /5(2). This edition of Dreiser's JENNIE GERHARDT attempts to "correct" the text that appeared in when the book was first published.

Back then the editors at Harper's agreed to publish the novel only if they could make substantial changes to the text, softening Dreiser's criticisms of organized religion and the rich, and diluting the "immoral" behavior of the main character.5/5(5).

Books Go Search Hello Select your address Best Sellers Today's Deals New Releases Books Electronics Gift Ideas Reviews:   Theodore Dreiser - Jennie Gerhardt [Theodore Dreiser] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Jennie Gerhardt, a destitute young woman, meets Senator Brander in Columbus, Ohio.

He seduces her and gives her money to tide them over. Jennie Gerhardt, a destitute young woman, meets Senator Brander in Columbus, Ohio. He seduces her and gives her money to tide them over. Her father disapproves of the relationship. The Senator dies shortly after proposing to her.

She is left with his illegitimate baby, Vesta. Later, she meets Lester Kane, a scion. They move to Chicago, though they don't get married. Lester's. Jennie Gerhardt A Novel book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Jennie Gerhardt, published inwas Theodore Dreiser's secon /5(2).

Buy This Book in Print. summary. In the University of Pennsylvania Press published a new edition of Theodore Dreiser's second novel, Jennie Gerhardt.

The original published text was altered significantly from the author's intentions: its sexual energy was short-circuited, its criticisms of organized religion were blunted, its language was Cited by: 2. Jennie Gerhardt, novel by Theodore Dreiser, published in It exemplifies the naturalism of which Dreiser was a proponent, telling the unhappy story of a working-class woman who accepts all the adversity life visits on her and becomes the mistress of two wealthy and powerful men in order to help her impoverished : Theodore Dreiser.

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Theodore Dreiser: Sister Carrie, Jennie Gerhardt, Twelve Men. Edited by Richard Lehan “Sister Carrie and Jennie Gerhardt, in their emotional intensity, are the most intimate and lyrical of his novels.”— New York Review of Books Overview; News & Views. Overview.Jennie Gerhardt is a destitute young woman.

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