Logo

The Financier by Theodore Dreiser

Large book cover: The Financier

The Financier
by

Publisher: Harper
ISBN/ASIN: B001IURLK8
Number of pages: 464

Description:
Based on the life of flamboyant financier C.T. Yerkes, Dreiser's portrayal of the unscrupulous magnate Cowperwood embodies the idea that behind every great fortune there is a crime. You don't read Dreiser for literary finesse, but his great intensity and keen journalistic eye give this portrait a powerful reality.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(multiple formats)

Similar books

Book cover: Sister CarrieSister Carrie
by - Feedbooks
Sister Carrie is a novel by Theodore Dreiser about a young country girl who moves to the big city where she starts realizing her own American Dream by first becoming a mistress to men that she perceives as superior and later as a famous actress.
(8577 views)
Book cover: Jennie GerhardtJennie Gerhardt
by - Harper & Brothers
Novel by Theodore Dreiser, it exemplifies the naturalism of which Dreiser was a proponent, telling the unhappy story of a working-class woman who accepts all the adversity life visits on her and becomes the mistress of two wealthy and powerful men.
(11741 views)
Book cover: The Color of a Great CityThe Color of a Great City
by - Boni and Liveright
In stories such as Six O'Clock, The City Awakes and The Waterfront, the author returns the reader to turn-of-the-century New York with his early memories of the city. Also they represent certain phases which now are fast vanishing or are no more.
(3944 views)
Book cover: The GeniusThe Genius
by - Feedbooks
Theodore Dreiser heavily invested himself in The Genius, an autobiographical novel first published in 1915. Thoroughly immersed in the turn-of-the-century art scene, The Genius explores the multiple conflicts between art and business.
(7834 views)