A fundamental book, essential if one proposes to come to terms with American Literature.

Times Literary Supplement

In the American Grain

Nonfiction by William Carlos Williams

With a contribution by Rick Moody

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Paperback (published October 1, 2009)

ISBN
9780811218498
Price US
13.95
Trim Size
5x7
Page Count
272

Ebook (published October 1, 2009)

ISBN
9780811221054
Price US
13.95

William Carlos Williams

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