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Jennie Gerhardt

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Theodore Dreiser ...
ContributionsHarper & Brothers.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.D814 J, PS3507.R55 J
The Physical Object
Pagination[6], 432, [2] p. (first 2 p. and last p. blank), [1] leaf of plates :
Number of Pages432
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6535909M
LC Control Number11026603
OCLC/WorldCa620779


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How will she make it in the world all alone?Released on: dt tearfully suspected the source, but said nothing. Jennieknew, by instinct, the author of it all. The afternoon of the day after Christmas Brander encountered themother in the hotel, Jennie having been left at home to look after thehouse.

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Published by University of. Gerhardt arose at four, and still shehesitated, knowing full well that Jennie would soon return and thatthe specially prepared occasion would then be lost.

It is almostcertain that she would not have had the courage to say anything if hehimself had not brought up the subject of Jennie's appearance.

Jennie feared, as Veronica hinted, that she and William would go to live with Martha, who was installed in a boarding-house in Cleveland, and that Gerhardt would be left alone. He was such a pathetic figure to her, with his injured hands and his one ability-that of being a.

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