Invisible man


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Special Collections - Civil Rights RoomSpecial Coll. Fiction EllisonLibrary Use Only

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Physical Desc
503 pages ; 18 cm.
Reading Level
Level 7.2, 30 Points
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General Note
"First printing, July, 1953"--Back of title page.,TxU-Hu.
The nameless narrator of the novel describes growing up in a black community in the South, attending a Negro college from which he is expelled, moving to New York and becoming the chief spokesman of the Harlem branch of "the Brotherhood", and retreating amid violence and confusion to the basement lair of the Invisible Man he imagines himself to be. --From publisher's description.


APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Ellison, R. (1953). Invisible man . Signet Books :.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ellison, Ralph. 1953. Invisible Man. New York, New York: Signet Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Ellison, Ralph. Invisible Man New York, New York: Signet Books, 1953.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Ellison, Ralph. Invisible Man Signet Books :, 1953.

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