Catalog

Many libraries have temporarily modified their hours and services at this time. Please contact your local library or check their website for details.

Record Details

Catalog Search



The man who lived underground : a novel / Richard Wright ; afterword by Malcolm Wright.

Wright, Richard, 1908-1960 (author.). Wright, Richard, 1908-1960 Container of (work) : Memories of my grandmother. (Added Author). Wright, Malcolm, (writer of afterword.).

Available copies

  • 17 of 28 copies available at Bibliomation. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Kent Library Association - Kent.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Kent Library Association - Kent F WRI (Text to phone) 33410147729265 Adult New Fiction Available -

Record details

Content descriptions

General Note:
Published for the first time, by special arrangement with the author's estate.
Includes companion essay Memories of My Grandmother.
"An unpublished novel by the author of Native son" -- jacket.
Formatted Contents Note:
Prefactory note -- The man who lived underground -- Memories of my grandmother -- Afterword / by Malcolm Wright -- Note on the texts.
Summary, etc.:
"Fred Daniels, a Black man, is picked up by the police after a brutal double murder and tortured until he confesses to a crime he did not commit. After signing a confession, he escapes from custody and flees into the city's sewer system."--Provided by publisher.
Subject: African American men > Fiction.
False arrest > Fiction.
Psychological torture > Fiction.
Police misconduct > Fiction.
Racism > Fiction.
Race relations > Fiction.
Dwellings > Fiction.
Sewerage > Fiction.
Genre: Thrillers (Fiction)
Psychological fiction.
LDR 02410cam a2200541 i 4500
001on1153014568
003OCoLC
00520210503122655.0
008200503t20212021nyu e 000 1 eng d
010 . ‡a 2020941374
020 . ‡a9781598536768
020 . ‡a1598536761
020 . ‡a9781598536768 ‡c$22.95
020 . ‡a1598536761 ‡c$22.95
040 . ‡aYDX ‡beng ‡erda ‡cYDX ‡dBDX ‡dLIV ‡dFNN ‡dOCLCO ‡dABJ ‡dWVU ‡dOCLCO ‡dGL4 ‡dIH9 ‡dVP@ ‡dOCLCO ‡dNZAUC ‡dISL ‡dILC ‡dYEQ
019 . ‡a1247667959
020 . ‡a1598536761 ‡q(hardcover)
020 . ‡a9781598536768 ‡q(hardcover)
035 . ‡a(OCoLC)1153014568 ‡z(OCoLC)1247667959
050 4. ‡aPS3545.R815 ‡bM36 2021
08204. ‡a813.54 ‡223
1001 . ‡aWright, Richard, ‡d1908-1960, ‡eauthor.
24514. ‡aThe man who lived underground : ‡ba novel / ‡cRichard Wright ; afterword by Malcolm Wright.
264 1. ‡aNew York : ‡bLibrary of America, ‡c[2021]
264 4. ‡c©2021
300 . ‡axii, 228 pages ; ‡c22 cm
336 . ‡atext ‡btxt ‡2rdacontent
337 . ‡aunmediated ‡bn ‡2rdamedia
338 . ‡avolume ‡bnc ‡2rdacarrier
500 . ‡aPublished for the first time, by special arrangement with the author's estate.
500 . ‡aIncludes companion essay Memories of My Grandmother.
5050 . ‡aPrefactory note -- The man who lived underground -- Memories of my grandmother -- Afterword / by Malcolm Wright -- Note on the texts.
500 . ‡a"An unpublished novel by the author of Native son" -- jacket.
520 . ‡a"Fred Daniels, a Black man, is picked up by the police after a brutal double murder and tortured until he confesses to a crime he did not commit. After signing a confession, he escapes from custody and flees into the city's sewer system."--Provided by publisher.
650 0. ‡aAfrican American men ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aFalse arrest ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aPsychological torture ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aPolice misconduct ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aRacism ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aRace relations ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aDwellings ‡vFiction.
650 0. ‡aSewerage ‡vFiction.
655 7. ‡aThrillers (Fiction) ‡2lcgft
655 7. ‡aPsychological fiction. ‡2lcgft
7001 . ‡iContainer of (work) : ‡aWright, Richard, ‡d1908-1960. ‡tMemories of my grandmother.
7001 . ‡aWright, Malcolm, ‡ewriter of afterword.
938 . ‡aBrodart ‡bBROD ‡n127033416
938 . ‡aYBP Library Services ‡bYANK ‡n16748436
994 . ‡aZ0 ‡bBIB
948 . ‡hHELD BY BIB - 205 OTHER HOLDINGS
901 . ‡aon1153014568 ‡bOCoLC ‡c4329376 ‡tbiblio ‡sOCLC

Additional Resources