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By Hamlin Garland

A vintage of yankee realism, A Son of the center Border (1917) is the real coming-of-age odyssey of a farm boy who—informed by way of the complete brute strength of a homesteaders' lifestyles at the big unbroken prairie—would develop into a preeminent American author of the early 20th century. Pulitzer Prize winner Hamlin Garland's appealing autobiography recounts his trip from a rural early life to the learn of literature and the sciences in Boston, his important connections with such inspirations as William Dean Howell, and at last his reclaimed experience of identification as a author of the Midwest's attractive but demanding land. This definitive booklet positioned Garland between such regionalist writers as Willa Cather, Sherwood Anderson, and Theodore Dreiser.

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