The Street A Novel

By: Petry, Ann

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A houghton mifflin literary fellowship novel. Tells the poignant, often heart-breaking story of Lutie Johnson, a young black woman and her spirited struggle to raise her son amid the violence, poverty and racial dissonance of Harlem in the late 1940s. Reprinted many, many times, this book is considered classic literature. Ann Petry (1912-1997) wrote short stories before she wrote this novel, published in 1946. An American author who became the first black woman writer with book sales topping a million copies for this novel. ; Small 8vo 7½" - 8" tall; 435 pages; 30646

Title: The Street A Novel

Author Name: Petry, Ann

Categories: Classic,

Edition: 16th Printing

Publisher: Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin: 1991

ISBN Number: 0395901499

ISBN Number 13: 9780395901496

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: As New

Seller ID: 30646