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Native Son (Perennial Classics)

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This edition was published in by Harper Perennial Modern Classics

Written in English

504 pages

Native Son (1940) is a novel written by the American author Richard Wright. It tells the story of 20-year-old Bigger Thomas, a black youth living in utter poverty in a poor area on Chicago's South Side in the 1930s.



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Native Son
2020, Penguin Random House
in English
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Native Son
2014, Lectorum Publications, Incorporated
in English
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Native Son
Sep 16, 2014, Harper Perennial
paperback
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Native Son
2009-04-28, Caedmon
Digital Audio in English
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Native Son
2009, Harper Perennial Modern Classics
Paperback in English - Harper Perennial Modern Classics Reissue (16)
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Native Son
2009, HarperCollins
Electronic resource in English
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Native Son CD
February 1, 2008, Caedmon
Audio CD in English - Unabridged edition
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Native Son (P.S.)
April 29, 2008, Harper Perennial Modern Classics
Paperback in English
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Native Son (Native Son the restored text established by the library of America, 1908/2008 Centennial edition)
2008, Harper Perennial Modern Classics
Hardcover
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Native Son
January 2008, Chelsea House Publishers
Hardcover in English
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Native Son
Nov 01, 2007, Recorded Books
preloaded digital audio player
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Native Son (Modern Classics)
August 2005, Turtleback Books Distributed by Demco Media
Turtleback in English
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Native Son (Perennial Classics)
August 2, 2005, Harper Perennial Modern Classics
in English
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Native Son
2005, Turtleback Books
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Native Son
Aug 02, 2005, Perfection Learning
library binding
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Native son
2003, Perennial
in English - Abridged ed.
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Native Son
2000, Penguin Random House
in English
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Native Son
2000, Perennial Classics
Paperback in English - 1st Perennial Classics edition (8)
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Native Son
March 1, 2000, Greenhaven Press
Board book in English - 1 edition
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Native son
1998, Perennial Classics
in English - 1st Perennial Classics ed.
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Native Son: and How Bigger Was Born
1994, HarperPerennial
Paperback in English - 1st HarperPerennial edition (5)
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Native son, and, How "Bigger" was born
1993, Buccaneer Books
in English
Cover of: Native Son
Native Son: And How Bigger Was Born
January 1993, Harper Perennial
in English
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Native son
1993, G.K. Hall
in English
Cover of: NATIVE SON
NATIVE SON
1990, PICADOR
Paperback
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Native Son
1989, Harper & Row
Hardcover in English - printing (11)
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Native son
1989, Harper & Row
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Native Son
1989, Perennial Library
Mass Market Paperback in English - 1st Perennial Library edition, reissued (1)
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Un enfant du pays
January 14, 1988, Gallimard
Mass Market Paperback in French / français
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Native son
1987, Perennial Library
in English
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Native son
1987, Distributed by the Book-of-the-Month Club
in English
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Cover of: Native Son
Native Son
July 1977, Perfection Learning Prebound
Unknown Binding
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Native Son
1973, Caedmon
in English
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Native son
1972, Penguin
in English
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Native Son
1970?, Harper & Row
Mass Market Paperback in English - printing (27)
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Native son
1970, Cape
in English
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Native Son
1970, Jonathan Cape
in English - Reissued
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Un enfant du pays (Native son)
1966, Michel
in French / français
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Native son.
1966, Harper & Row
in English
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Native son
1966, Harper & Row
in English
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Native son
1966, Harper & Row
in English
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Native son.: Afterword by John Reilly.
1966, Harper & Row
in English
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Native son
1964, New American Library
in English
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Native son
1961, New American Library
in English
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Native son.
1957, Harper
in English
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Native son
1957, Harper
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Native son.
1950, New American Library
in English
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Son av sitt land
1943, A. Bonniers
in Swedish
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Native son
1942, The Modern Library
in English - [1st Modern library ed.]
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Native son: (the biography of a young American)
1941, Harper
in English - 1st ed.
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Native Son
1940, Victor Gollancz
Hardcover in English
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Native Son
1940, Harper & Brothers Publishers
in English
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Native son
1940, Harper & brothers
in English
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Native Son
1940, Harper & Brothers
Hardcover in English - B-P
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Native son.
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Native son, and: How "Bigger" was born
Publish date unknown, HarperCollins
in English
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Native Son
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Native Son

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Work Description

Native Son (1940) is a novel written by the American author Richard Wright. It tells the story of 20-year-old Bigger Thomas, a black youth living in utter poverty in a poor area on Chicago's South Side in the 1930s.



Also contained in:
Early Works

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BRRRRRRRIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIINNG! An alarm clock clanged in the dark and silent room.
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Native Son (Perennial Classics)

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First Sentence

"BRRRRRRRIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIIINNG! An alarm clock clanged in the dark and silent room."

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Open Library
OL7282773M
ISBN 10
006083756X
ISBN 13
9780060837563
Library Thing
8100
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15622

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