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A daughter of the tenements.

Edward Waterman Townsend

A daughter of the tenements.

by Edward Waterman Townsend

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Published by Literature House in Upper Saddle River, N.J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tenement houses -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Reprint of the 1895 ed.

    GenreFiction.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.T6633 D8, PS3089.T34 D8
    The Physical Object
    Pagination301 p.
    Number of Pages301
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4758147M
    ISBN 100839819730
    LC Control Number78104586

    Christ in Concrete is a novel by Pietro di Donato about Italian-American construction book, which made di Donato famous, was originally published by Esquire Magazine as a short story and was expanded into a novel by di Donato.. The novel was inspired by the death of di Donato's father in a construction accident on Good Friday in It tells the story of a bricklayer and his Author: Pietro di Donato. A Contract with God and Other Tenement Stories is a graphic novel by American cartoonist Will Eisner published in The book's short story cycle revolves around poor Jewish characters who live in a tenement in New York produced two sequels set in the same tenement: A Life Force in , and Dropsie Avenue in Though the term "graphic novel" did not originate with Eisner Creator: Will Eisner.

      CINDERELLA OF THE TENEMENTS. By Helen Yglesias. It has taken a book written by Yezierska's journalist daughter, who displays a matching ambivalence in her evaluation of her mother's fiction. Salome of the Tenements is a American silent drama film adapted to the screen by Sonya Levien from the Anzia Yezierska novel of the same by Jesse L. Lasky and Adolph Zukor's Famous Players-Lasky Corporation, a division of Paramount Pictures, it was directed by Sidney Olcott and starred Jetta Goudal and Godfrey Tearle.. The film, which was inspired by accounts of the real life of Based on: Salome of the Tenements, by Anzia Yezierska.

    New York: Lovell, Coryell and Company, Kirriemuir Edition, No. 12 of copies, signed by the publisher. Embellished with 10 etchings by G.W.H. Ritchie. xliv. The photographer Jacob Riis, shed light on the horrible and difficult life lived by immigrants in tenement New York. Tenement homes were established in many neighborhoods in New York City. By , more t tenements had been built in New York City. Jacob Riis was a Danish photographer.


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