New PDF release: Alice Adams: Vintage Movie Classics

By Booth Tarkington,Anne Edwards

The foundation for George Stevens’s significant movie starring Katharine Hepburn in her Oscar-nominated major role.

In a small Midwestern city within the wake of global warfare I, Alice Adams delightedly unearths herself being pursued by way of Arthur Russell, a gentleman of a better social classification in lifestyles. wanting to retain her family's lower-middle-class prestige a mystery, she and her mom and dad concoct a number of schemes to maintain their relations afloat. notwithstanding the realities of her state of affairs finally display themselves and her dating with Arthur fizzles, Alice's recognition of this leads her to search out paintings to help her kin with an admirable resiliency. a fascinating and genuine story of a family's aspirations to hunt extra out of existence, Alice Adams finds the energy of the human spirit and its fabulous skill to evolve.
 
Originally released in 1921, this bestselling Pulitzer Prize-winning novel used to be tailored into movie two times, and its heroine, the gleaming Alice Adams, nonetheless resonates with readers today.

With a brand new foreword by means of Anne Edwards.

Vintage motion picture Classics spotlights vintage movies that experience stood the attempt of time, now rediscovered throughout the e-book of the novels on which they have been based.

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