Babbitt

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A Novel that Stood the Test of Time

“But I do know that about ten times as many people find their lives dull, and unnecessarily dull, as ever admit it; and I do believe that if we busted out and admitted it sometimes, instead of being nice and patient and loyal for sixty years, and then nice and patient and dead for the rest of eternity, why, maybe, possibly, we might make life more fun.” - Sinclair Lewis, Babbitt

Although it was first published in 1922, Babbitt reveals the flaws of our modern society. Are money going to make us happy? Is social status such an important aspect in our lives? Can’t we just live in the moment? Asked some 90 odd years ago, these same questions haunt the Western society to this day. Can George F. Babbitt find the answer?


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  • Xist Publishing; August 2015
  • ISBN 9781681951737
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  • Title: Babbitt
  • Author: Sinclair Lewis
  • Imprint: Xist Classics
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