Societe Realiste: The Best American Book: a novel

By: Project Projects

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Consists of the first sentence of the first best-selling book of 1900, as listed*; the second sentence of the second best-selling book of 1900, as listed; the third sentence of the third best-selling book of 1900, as listed; the fourth sentence of the fourth best-selling book of 1900, as listed;.... and so on up to the end of the century, to the thousandth sentence of the tenth best-selling book of 1999. Each sentence is footnoted with its reference. Ten sentences form one paragraph, representing one year. Ten paragraphs form one chapter, representing one decade. The book represents a century: the American Century. In constructing "The Best American Book of the 20th Century," artist cooperative Societe Realiste replaces the proper nouns with pronouns. This slightly enhances the original text and enables a selected overview of the history of Best American Fiction in one condensed, ambitious novel. * The 20th-Century American Bestsellers Database consists of work done by undergraduate and graduate students at the University of Virginia, the University of Illinois, Catholic University, and Brandeis University, from 1998 to the present, using the rankings from Bowker's Annual/Publisher's Weekly. Size: 5 x 0.4 x 8.2 inches. 112 pages. Text unmarked . Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Slight shelf-wear and bumping to corners. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 2 pounds. Category: Books & Language; ISBN/EAN: 9789491677267. Inventory No: 028326. Paperback

Title: Societe Realiste: The Best American Book: a novel

Author Name: Project Projects

Categories: Books & Language,

Publisher: Onomatopee: 2015

ISBN Number: 9789491677267

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Very Good Condition

Size: 5 x 0.4 x 8.2 inches

lbs: 1.88 lbs

Seller ID: 028326

Keywords: BZDB373 Books & Language; Societe Realiste The Best American Book a novel Project Projects Paperback