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The Web of Life by Robert Herrick

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The Web of Life
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Publisher: ManyBooks
ISBN/ASIN: 1481009788
Number of pages: 255

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A realistic, and to a great extent, a philosophic study of modern American life: the scene is Chicago, and the writer gives searching views of society there. Robert Welch Herrick (1868-1938) was a novelist who was part of a new generation of American realists.

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