McTeague: A Story of San Francisco (Paperback)

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McTeague by Frank Norris tells the story of a couple's courtship and marriage, and their subsequent descent into poverty, violence and finally murder as the result of jealousy and avarice. McTeague is a graphic depiction of urban American life centering around McTeague, a dentist practicing in San Francisco. At first content with his life and friendship with an ambitious man named Marcus, McTeague eventually courts and marries Trina, a parsimonious young woman who wins a large sum of money in a lottery. The greed of the majority of the characters in the novel creates a chain of events that lead to many painful, gruesome deaths.

Product Details
ISBN: 9781612032962
ISBN-10: 1612032966
Publisher: Bottom of the Hill Publishing
Publication Date: August 24th, 2011
Pages: 236
Language: English