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Nelson Algren • 82 Items / 13 Books, 29 Articles, 37 Reviews, 1 Poem, 2 Films
A Walk On the Wild Side (1956)
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    On the Wrong Side of Town (Review)
    A Walk On the Wild Side, by Nelson Algren
    1. A Walk On the Wild Side by Nelson Algren
    The New Republic, May 21, 1956, p. 18
  2. Books
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    The Man with the Golden Beef (Review)
    A Walk On the Wild Side, by Nelson Algren
    1. A Walk On the Wild Side by Nelson Algren
    The New Yorker, June 2, 1956, pp. 132-138
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    The Noble Savages of Skid Row (Review)
    A Walk On the Wild Side, by Nelson Algren
    1. A Walk On the Wild Side by Nelson Algren
    The Reporter, July 12, 1956, p. 43
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    Sin-Soaked in Storyville (Review)
    A Walk On the Wild Side, by Nelson Algren
    1. A Walk On the Wild Side by Nelson Algren
    The Saturday Review, May 26, 1956, p. 16
  5. Books and the Arts
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    Against the Tide of Euphoria (3 Reviews)
    A Walk On the Wild Side, by Nelson Algren
    1. A Walk On the Wild Side by Nelson Algren
    2. A Single Pebble by John Hersey
    3. Nuni by John Howard Griffin
    The Nation, June 2, 1956, p. 473
  6. Books
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    The Novel in the Post-Political World (4 Reviews)
    A Walk On the Wild Side, by Nelson Algren
    1. A Walk On the Wild Side by Nelson Algren
    2. A Single Pebble by John Hersey
    3. The Long View by Elizabeth Jane Howard
    4. The Flight from the Enchanter by Iris Murdoch
    The Partisan Review, Summer 1956, pp. 358-364
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    Seven Novels (7 Reviews)
    A Walk On the Wild Side, by Nelson Algren
    1. A Walk On the Wild Side by Nelson Algren
    2. Night by Erico Verissimo
    3. The Flight from the Enchanter by Iris Murdoch
    4. The Lonely Passion of Judith Hearne by Brian Moore
    5. The Fall of the Sparrow by Nigel Balchin
    6. A Certain Smile by Francoise Sagan
    7. The Unfaithful Wife by Jules Roy
    The Hudson Review, Winter 1956, pp. 622-627
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    Underground Man (7 Reviews)
    Never Come Morning, by Nelson Algren
    1. Never Come Morning by Nelson Algren
    2. The Neon Wilderness by Nelson Algren
    3. The Man with the Golden Arm by Nelson Algren
    4. A Walk On the Wild Side by Nelson Algren
    5. Nelson Algren by Bettina Drew
    6. Confronting the Horror by James R. Giles
    7. Nelson Algren's Chicago by Art Shay
    The New York Review of Books, June 28, 1990, pp. 22-24
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    The New Books (9 Reviews)
    The Sense of Identity and the Sense of Society
    1. Marianne Thornton: A Domestic Biography, 1797-1887 by E.M. Forster
    2. Neilson of Smith by Margaret Farrand Thorp
    3. A Cornish Waif's Story by Emma Smith
    4. The Mandarins by Simone de Beauvoir
    5. The Girl He Left Behind by Marion Hargrove
    6. A Walk On the Wild Side by Nelson Algren
    7. The Ninth Wave by Eugene Burdick
    8. Music in American Life by Jacques Barzun
    9. The Ford Foundation: The Men and the Millions by Dwight Macdonald
    The Harpers Monthly, June 1956, pp. 80-87