Of Time and The River

by Wolfe, Thomas

The sequel to Thomas Wolfe's remarkable first novel, Look Homeward, Angel, Of Time and the River, is one of the great classics of American literature. The book chronicles the maturing of Wolfe's autobiographical character, Eugene Gant, in his desperate search for fulfillment, making his way from small-town North Carolina to the wider world of Harvard University, New York City, and Europe. In a massive, ambitious, and boldly passionate novel, Wolfe examines the passing of time and the nature of the creative process, as Gant slowly but ecstatically embraces the urban life, recognizing it as a necessary ordeal for the birth of his creative genius as a writer. The work of an exceptionally expressive writer of fertile imagination and startling emotional intensity, Of Time and the River illuminates universal truths about art and life, city and country, past and present. It is a novel that is majestic and enduring. As P. M. Jack observed in The New York Times, "It is a triumphant demonstration that Thomas Wolfe has the stamina to produce a magnificent epic of American life."

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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, (1935). First Edition. Hardcover. Very good/good. 912p octavo. A very good copy in a good dust jacket. Inscribed/signed by Wolfe to Marge Garvey and dated July 24, 1935.
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Garden City, New York: Sun Dial Press, 1944. First Thus . Hardcover. Good/Good. Fictionalized autobiography of Wolfe, which he described as "a legend of man's hunger in his youth,'' in 912 pages. Orig. published in 1935 by Scribner's, this is the first printing from the Sun Dial Press from 1944 (First, thus). With green cloth-covered boards & gilt… Read more about this item
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1980. Book Club edition. Book club edition. Measuring approximately 8.5" x 5.75" with 912 numbered pages. This book is in good plus condition. Moderate bumping to entire spine. Moderate sunning to spine. Moderate foxing to all edges of textblock. Dust jacket is in good condition. Moderate chipping to both ends of spine.… Read more about this item
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First Edition. First Printing, one of 10,000 copies. Thick octavo (21.5cm); black cloth, blocked and titled in green and gilt on spine and front cover; [x],912,[4]pp. A few scuffs to lower edge of textblock, else Fine. Dustjacket is unclipped (priced $3.00), gently spine-sunned and lightly edgeworn, with a touch of dustiness to exterior,… Read more about this item
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons,, 1935. An exceptionally sharp copy First edition, first printing, of the author's second novel, the last published in his lifetime, following Look Homeward, Angel (1929), another fictionalized autobiography. "Wolfe was gifted with the faculty of almost total recall, and his fiction is characterized by an intense consciousness of scene and place, together with what… Read more about this item
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New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1935. First edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Very Good. 8vo. [13], 3-912, [2] pp. Black cloth with gold lettering blocked in green and with gold rules on the front board and spine. Price of $3.00 on front flap of dust jacket. Ahearn APG 003a. Johnston A3.1.a. A pleasing copy. A touch of wear to the… Read more about this item
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Under title: Look homeward, angel]"--Publisher's note. LCCN NO.s line 1 3 5 7 9 11 13 15 17 19 H/C 20 18 16 14 12 10 8 6 4 22. N
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Of Time and the River: Volume 2

by Thomas Wolfe

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OF TIME AND THE RIVER

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