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Gideon Planish

a novel.

by Sinclair Lewis

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Published by Cape in London .
Written in English


Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3523.E94 G5 1943a
The Physical Object
Pagination312 p.
Number of Pages312
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6168414M
LC Control Number54047327
OCLC/WorldCa10243321

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The novel’s protagonist, the Reverend Dr. Elmer Gantry, is initially attracted by booze and easy money (though he eventually renounces tobacco and alcohol) .From Gideon Planish: "I just wish people wouldn't quote Lincoln or the Bible, or hang out the flag or the cross, to cover up something that belongs more to the bank-book and the three golden balls." BornRightTheFirstTime20 June (UTC).