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Tropic of Cancer

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Now hailed as an American classic, Tropic of Cancer , Henry Miller's masterpiece, was banned as obscene in this country for twenty-seven years after its first publication in Paris in 1934. Only a historic court ruling that changed American censorship standards, ushering in a new era of freedom and frankness in modern literature, permitted the publication of this first volume of Miller's famed mixture of memoir and fiction, which chronicles with unapologetic gusto the bawdy adventures of a young expatriate writer, his friends, andthe characters they meet in Paris in the 1930s. Tropic of Cancer is now considered, as Norman Mailer said, "one of the ten or twenty great novels of our century."
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9780802131782
9780061688195
155584698
9780061477898
9781555846985
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Grouping Title tropic of cancer
Grouping Author miller henry
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-10-15 04:17:43AM
Last Indexed 2018-10-15 04:28:38AM

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auth_author2 Nin, Anaïs, 1903-1977., Scott, Campbell.
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subject_facet Americans -- France -- Fiction, Audiobooks, Authorship -- Fiction, Autobiographical fiction, Bohemianism -- Fiction, Electronic books, Paris (France) -- Fiction, Sex customs -- Fiction
title_display Tropic of Cancer
title_full Tropic of Cancer Miller, Henry, 1891-1980., Tropic of Cancer [electronic resource] / Henry Miller, Tropic of Cancer [electronic resource] Miller, Henry., Tropic of Cancer [sound recording] / Henry Miller, Tropic of cancer / Henry Miller ; introduction by Karl Shapiro ; preface by Anaïs Nin
title_short Tropic of Cancer
topic_facet Americans, Authorship, Bohemianism, Electronic books, Sex customs