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Home sparknotes literature study guides main street main street sinclair lewis table of contents plot overview summary & analysis chapters 1 main ideas themes motif symbols key facts quotes important quotations explained. Main street chapters 1-2 table of contents all subjects book summary character analysis sinclair lewis biography critical essays plot and structure setting technique analysis sinclair lewis introduces his heroine, carol. Student guide to sample examination ii 141 unauthorized copying or reusing any part of this page is illegal scoring rubric for question #2: from sinclair lewis'main street. Essays include portrait of an american citizen,mr babbitt's spiritual guide,sinclair lewis and the method of half-truths,the america of sinclair lewis, and the last flight from main street a chronology of important dates a collection of critical essays twentieth century views. No brakes a new biography of sinclair lewis by john updike and dodsworth (1929), the other major novels of lewis's prodigious decade main street made a publishing sensation the likes of which hadn't been seen since uncle tom's and certain characters speak his mind more than.
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