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game, and, The abysmal brute

Jack London

game, and, The abysmal brute

by Jack London

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Published by Arco in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Boxers (Sports) -- Fiction.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGame., Abysmal brute.
    Statement[by] Jack London; edited and introduced by I. O. Evans.
    GenreFiction.
    SeriesThe Fitzroy edition of the works of Jack London
    ContributionsEvans, I. O. 1894- ed.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ3.L846 G4, PS3523.O46 G4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination142 p.
    Number of Pages142
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5642144M
    LC Control Number68073853

    The game by Jack London and a great selection of related books, The Game and the Abysmal Brute. London, Jack., Illustrated by None. Published by London: Arco Publications, Throne Classics 7/19/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. The Game. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller.   AUDIO BOOKS: The Game The GameJack LONDON ( - )Jack London wrote at least four stories about boxing; A Piece of Steak (), The Mexican (), The Abysmal Brute (), and The Game.

    The Abysmal Brute is the story of natural grace pitted against worldly brutishness. A subtle social drama played out in the arena of sport—in a day long before sport moved to the center of American culture—it is also a rousing romantic tale in the tradition of one of our great storytellers. Used - Near Fine. This is a story of the fight game. Originally published in in a pulp magazine. pages about boxing. the hero of the ring is the young country giant - Pat 'One-Punch' Glendon. The Abysmal Brute of the title is Nat Powers. As Pat's reputation grows, he is scheduled to meet the unconquerable - Abysmal Brute. UNillustrated/5().

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The Game is a novel by Jack London about a twenty-year-old boxer Joe, "The Mexican" (), and The Abysmal Brute (). This writing, that I wrote The Game." The book is alleged to have persuaded Gene Tunney to retire from boxing after he read the book in the late : Jack London.

The Abysmal Brute is a novel by American writer Jack London, first published in book form in It is a short novel, and could be regarded as a novelette. It first appeared in September in Popular Magazine. This Brand: Otbebookpublishing.

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The Abysmal Brute was based on one of several plot outlines he bought from Sinclair Lewis, an admirer of London who was at the beginning of his career.

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