An American Tragedy. Theodore Dreiser. This web edition published by eBooks @Adelaide. Last updated Wednesday, December 17, at To the best of our knowledge, the text of this work is in the “Public Domain” in Australia. HOWEVER, copyright law varies in other countries, and the work may still be under. Title: An American Tragedy () Author: Theodore Dreiser () * A Project Gutenberg of Australia eBook * eBook No.: txt Language: English Date first posted: June Date most recently updated: June This eBook was produced by: Don Lainson [email protected] Project Gutenberg of. An American Tragedy is a novel by the American writer Theodore Dreiser.
Editorial Reviews. Review. Theodore Dreiser set out to create an epic character and, in the form of Clyde Griffiths in An American Tragedy, he succeeded. Griffiths is just a Midwest kid, the son of a preacher in Kansas City, who tastes a little sophistication and then hits the road seeking pleasure and success. Автор: Dreiser Theodore, Книга: An American Tragedy. "The classic depiction of the harsh realities of American life, the dark side of the American Dream, and one man's doomed pursuit of love and success "Mr. Dreiser is not imitative and belongs to no school. He is at heart a mysticist and a fatalist, though using the realistic method. He is, on the evidence of this novel alone.
Jul 1, Theodore Dreiser's An American Tragedy () is nothing less than what the title holds it to be; it is the story of a weak-willed young man who is both villain and victim (the victim of a valueless, materialistic society) and someone who ultimately destroys himself. Dreiser modeled the story of Clyde Griffiths. Read An American Tragedy by Theodore Dreiser with Rakuten Kobo. Theodore Dreiser's An American Tragedy () is nothing less than what it purports to be - - the harrowing story of. In Theodore Dreiser's classic portrait of the dark side of the American dream, Clyde Griffiths finds his social-climbing aspirations and love for a rich and beautiful debutante threatened when his lower-class pregnant girlfriend gives him an ultimatum. An American Tragedy is the story of Clyde Griffiths, who spends his life in.