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The Plot Against America

By: Philip Roth

Price: $7.99

Publisher: Houghton: 2004

Seller ID: 0123353

ISBN: 0618509283

Condition: Very good


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American Pastoral (Pulitzer Prize)

By: Philip Roth

Price: $11.48

Publisher: Vintage: 1997

Seller ID: 0127372

ISBN: 0375701427

Condition: Good


As the American century draws to an uneasy close, Philip Roth gives us a novel of unqualified greatness that is an elegy for all our century's promises of prosperity, civic order, and domestic bliss. Roth's protagonist is Swede Levov, a legendary athlete at his Newark high school, who grows up in the booming postwar years to marry a former Miss New Jersey, inherit his father's glove factory, and move into a stone house in the idyllic hamlet of Old Rimrock. And then one day in 1968, Swede's beautiful American luck deserts him. For Swede's adored daughter, Merry, has grown from a loving, qui... View more info