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The Adventures of a Freshman - A Comic Tale of Freshman Friendship and Academic Challenges in a 19th-century College Setting - cover

The Adventures of a Freshman - A Comic Tale of Freshman Friendship and Academic Challenges in a 19th-century College Setting

Jesse Lynch Williams

Publisher: Good Press

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In 'The Adventures of a Freshman', Jesse Lynch Williams provides a delightful coming-of-age tale set in a 19th-century American college. The book is written in a humorous and engaging style, capturing the essence of young adulthood and the trials and tribulations of freshman year. Williams skillfully weaves in themes of friendship, academic challenges, and self-discovery, making it a timeless piece of American literature. The novel is often considered one of the first campus novels, depicting college life with both wit and sincerity. The vivid descriptions and relatable characters bring the setting to life, giving readers a glimpse into the world of academia in a bygone era. Jesse Lynch Williams, being a playwright and author, draws from his own experiences as a student to create a story that resonates with readers of all ages. His keen observational skills and sharp wit shine through in this captivating work. I recommend 'The Adventures of a Freshman' to anyone interested in classic American literature, campus novels, or stories of young adulthood. It is a charming and insightful read that is sure to entertain and enlighten.
Available since: 12/13/2019.
Print length: 418 pages.

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