Cover of: The  pit | Frank Norris

The pit

a story of Chicago / by Frank Norris.

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Published by Doubleday, Page in Garden City, N.Y .

About the Book

This classic literary critique of turn-of-the-century capitalism in the United States reveals Norris's powerful story of an obsessed trader intent on cornering the wheat market and the consequences of his unchecked greed.

The Pit was part two of a planned three part trilogy, The Epic of the Wheat (The Octopus was part one), however Norris died before completing the third novel.

Edition Notes

Series
His The epic of the wheat

The Physical Object

Pagination
421 p. ;

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL7177844M
Internet Archive
thepitastory00norrrich
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