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Spoon River Anthology

Edgar Lee Masters - Author

John Hollander - Introduction by

Ronald Primeau - Afterword by

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ISBN 9781440635298 | 336 pages | 29 Apr 2008 | Signet Classic | 8.26 x 5.23in | 18 - AND UP
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Here are Masters's dramatic monologues written in free verse about a fictional Midwestern town called Spoon River. The dead, "sleeping on the hill" in their village cemetery, awaken to tell the truth about their lives, toppling the myth of the moral superiority of small-town life.