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Enormous Room

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ISBN-10: 0871401509

ISBN-13: 9780871401502

Edition: 2nd 1978

Authors: E. E. Cummings, George James Firmage, Richard S. Kennedy

List price: $14.95
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A high-energy romp, the poet's prose memoir recounts his military service in World War I, when a comedy of errors led to his unjust arrest and imprisonment for treason. This edition restores a significant amount of material deleted from the book's initial publication in 1922 and features 57 illustrations by Cummings.
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Book details

List price: $14.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1978
Publisher: Liveright Publishing Corporation
Publication date: 1/17/1994
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 304
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

A Harvard University graduate, e e cummings lived in Greenwich Village and spent his summers on a farm in New Hampshire. He was born on October 14, 1894, in Cambridge, Massachusetts. While working for the American Red Cross in France in 1917, cummings was mistakenly imprisoned for several months. This experience resulted in the publication of a novel, The Enormous Room (1922). Although he went on to write other prose, it is for his poetry that he is best known. He also published plays, wrote a ballet, and was a respected painter. He was awarded many honors for his work, including the 1958 Bollingen Prize for poetry and the National Book Award in 1955. Although he used many techniques to…    

Introduction
Suggestions for Further Reading
A Note on the Text
I Begin a Pilgrimage
En Route
A Pilgrim's Progress
Le Nouveau
A Group of Portraits
Apollyon
An Approach to the Delectable Mountains
The Wanderer
Zoo-Loo
Surplice
Jean Le Negre
Three Wise Men
I Say Good-bye to La Misere
Glossary
App: Introduction