New PDF release: Alice Adams: Vintage Movie Classics

By Booth Tarkington,Anne Edwards

The foundation for George Stevens’s significant movie starring Katharine Hepburn in her Oscar-nominated top role.

In a small Midwestern city within the wake of worldwide struggle I, Alice Adams delightedly unearths herself being pursued via Arthur Russell, a gentleman of a better social category in lifestyles. wanting to retain her family's lower-middle-class prestige a mystery, she and her mom and dad concoct a number of schemes to maintain their family members afloat. even though the realities of her state of affairs finally demonstrate themselves and her dating with Arthur fizzles, Alice's reputation of this leads her to search out paintings to help her family members with an admirable resiliency. a fascinating and actual story of a family's aspirations to hunt extra out of lifestyles, Alice Adams finds the energy of the human spirit and its significant skill to evolve.
 
Originally released in 1921, this bestselling Pulitzer Prize-winning novel was once tailored into movie two times, and its heroine, the gleaming Alice Adams, nonetheless resonates with readers today.

With a brand new foreword via Anne Edwards.

Vintage motion picture Classics spotlights vintage motion pictures that experience stood the try of time, now rediscovered throughout the booklet of the novels on which they have been based.

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