Finally available again in paperback, this classic 1947 short story collection is the pure vein that Algren mined for all his subsequent fiction. 'Algren's short stories are now generally acknowledged to be literary triumphs' - NY Times 'Since the publication of The Neon Wilderness...Nelson Algren has been acknowledged as a master of that American Realism touched with poetry, which attempts to give voice to the insulted and injured. He is a philosopher...a moral force...and a wonderful user of the language' - Donald Barthelmeaquot; Algrena#39;s classic 1947 short story collection is the pure vein Algren would mine for all his subsequent novels and stories. The stories in this collection are literary triumphs that aquot;dona#39;t fade away.
|Title||:||The Neon Wilderness|
|Publisher||:||Seven Stories Press - 2002-01-08|