The Day of the Locust

The Day of the Locust

Language: English

Pages: 108

ISBN: 8087830261

Format: PDF / Kindle (mobi) / ePub


"The Day of the Locust" is the celebrated 1939 novel about the Great Depression, set in Hollywood, California, its over-arching themes dealing with the alienation and desperation of a broad group of odd individuals who exist at the fringes of the Hollywood movie industry. In 1998, the Modern Library ranked The Day of the Locust #73 on its list of the 100 best English-language novels of the 20th century. Time magazine included the novel in its list of 100 best English-language novels from 1923 to 2005.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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