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The Rise of Silas Lapham - a book by Howells, William

The Rise of Silas Lapham

The Rise of Silas Lapham( )
Author: Howells, William
Publication Date:Aug 2013
Publisher:CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $7.14
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The Rise of Silas Lapham is a realist novel by William Dean Howells published in 1885. The story follows the materialistic rise of Silas Lapham from rags to riches, and his ensuing moral susceptibility. Silas earns a fortune in the paint business, but he lacks social standards, which he tries to attain through his daughter's marriage into the aristocratic Corey family. Silas's morality does not fail him. He loses his money but makes the right moral decision when his partner proposes...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Coming Of Age
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 0.52 Inches
Book Weight:0.9 Pounds

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