Logo

Jennie Gerhardt by Theodore Dreiser

Large book cover: Jennie Gerhardt

Jennie Gerhardt
by

Publisher: eBooks@Adelaide
ISBN/ASIN: B002MCYL1S

Description:
Novel by Theodore Dreiser, published in 1911. 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 in order to help her impoverished family.

Home page url

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

Similar books

Book cover: The FinancierThe Financier
by - eBooks@Adelaide
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. Dreiser's great intensity gives this portrait a powerful reality.
(6574 views)
Book cover: An American TragedyAn American Tragedy
by - eBooks@Adelaide
A bestseller, this novel is the culmination of Dreiser's powerful fictional art. Starting from a murder case, the author immersed himself in the social background of the crime to write a book that is both a reportage and a study of character.
(10227 views)
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.
(4510 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.
(4103 views)