The Market-Place

By: Harold Frederic
Published By: Double9 Books
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"The Market-Place" by Harold Frederic is a poignant work of historical fiction and American literature that offers a vivid portrayal of social realism in small-town life during the Gilded Age in upstate New York. Set against the backdrop of industrialization, the novel delves deep into the economic disparity and class conflict prevalent in society at the time. Through compelling characters and intricate plotlines, Frederic explores themes of romance, moral dilemmas, and the complexities of human nature. The novel's richly developed characters undergo significant growth and transformation, reflecting the psychological depth of their experiences. As a cultural critique and social commentary, "The Market-Place" sheds light on the cultural and societal norms of the Gilded Age, offering insights into the challenges and struggles faced by individuals amidst a rapidly changing world. Frederic's masterful storytelling skillfully navigates the intricacies of human relationships and societal dynamics, making "The Market-Place" a compelling read that resonates with readers long after the final page is turned.

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Harold Frederic

Harold Frederic was an American author and reporter who was born August 19, 1856, and died October 19, 1898. In the Valley (1890), The Damnation of Theron Ware (1896), and The Market Place (1899) are some of his works. Frederick Harold was born on August 19, 1856, in Utica, New York. His parents were Presbyterian. He went to the Methodist church, but he wasn't sure about faith in general. Frederic became interested in photography and writing early on. When Frederic was 18 months old, his father died in a train accident. His mother raised him most of the time after that. He finished school when he was fifteen years old and started working as a photographer right away. At home and in Boston, he worked as a picture touch-up artist for four years. He started working as a checker for The Utica Herald and then The Utica Daily Observer in 1875. Frederic went on to work as a writer. He got married to Grace Green Williams in 1877 and had five kids with her. In 1882, he was in charge of The Albany Evening Journal, a newspaper in the state capital of New York.

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Product Details

  • Publisher: Double 9 Books
  • Publishing Year: 2024
  • Language: English
  • Paperback: 286 Pages
  • ISBN-10: 9363050386
  • ISBN-13: 9789363050389
  • Item Weight: 371.8g
  • Dimension : 216 x 140 x 15.9mm
  • Reading age: 10+
  • Country of Origin : India
  • Importer: Double 9 Books
  • Packer: Double 9 Books
  • Book Type : Fiction / General