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Way of All Flesh, the (1903) [Novel]
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Ernest Pontifex, son of a bullying clergyman, leads a life of disarray. Ernest struggles with orthodoxy, lives in the slums, is thrown into prison, and marries the vulgar Ellen. Saved by the discovery that Ellen is already married, Ernest receives an inheritance, and is able to devote his life to literature, finally winning some success.

Original title: The Way of All Flesh
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral Fiction

This work is a subwork of the following works :
     100 Crooked Little Crime Stories (1994) [Anthology]
      Authors: Edgar Allan Poe , Alexandre Dumas (pere) , Joe R. Lansdale , August Derleth , William F. Nolan , Dan Gordon , Chet Williamson , O. Henry , Will Murray , W. F. Harvey , Lester Dent , Wayne D. Dundee , Mack Reynolds , E.W. Hornung , Peter Cannon , Hugh B. Cave , Gary Lovisi , Curt Hamlin , Don James , C.J. Henderson , C. William Harrison , Morris Cooper , Michael A. Black , Gerald Tollesfrud , Jim Knapp , Edgar Wallace , Geoffrey Vace , Ric Hasse , Ken Lewis , Everett M. Webber , George William Rae , Costa Carousso , Maurice Level , Ellis Parker Butler , Joseph Lincoln Steffens , Henry S. Whitehead , Headon Hill , Unknown Author , W. Ryerson Johnson , Joyce Kilmer , W. Stephen Gilbert , Allan Beck , Ferenc Molnár , Robert C. Dennis , J. Lane Linklater , E. Hoffmann Price , G.T. Fleming-Roberts , David Nowinson , R. Van Taylor , Ernest C. Amaral , William Brandon , William Hellman , Robert Sidney Bowen , Hapsburg Liebe , Larry Allan , Justin Case , Rufus Bakalor , Andrew Fell , Francis K. Allan , Johanas L. Bouma , D.L. Champion , Carey Barnett , Ernest Leong , Dane Gregory , Edwin Baird , Lix Agrabee , Ralph Powers , Grover Brinkman , Herbert L. McNary , Wayne A. Harold , John P. Foran , Cyril Plunkett , Morgan Talbot , Robert Petyo , I.R. Austin , Jack Dolphin , Francis Chase, Jr. , Dana McGuire , Colby Quinn , John Bender , Joseph Shallit , Carl Hughes

Notes:

  • Written between 1873 and 1884 but not published until 1903, a year after Butler's death.

Edition #1: Way of All Flesh, the

Way of All Flesh, the (1903)
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Language: English

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Way of All Flesh, the (1903)


ISBN: 0140430121

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