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God"s little acre.

Caldwell, Erskine

God"s little acre.

by Caldwell, Erskine

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Published by Heinemann .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, Secker, 1933.

The Physical Object
Pagination211p.,19cm
Number of Pages211
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22502598M

A Review of Erskine Caldwell’s God’s Little Acre Posted on Aug by lfpbe I’ve owned this book for years, and now that I’ve finally read it I feel a little creeped out having lived so long in the presence of such a strange, alarming little book. God's Little Acre by Erskine Caldwell. Start Your Free Trial. Menu. will help you with any book or any question. Our summaries and analyses are written by experts, and your.

God's Little Acre - Erskine Caldwell Written in , this story is set in rural Georgia in a time and location of great poverty. It was quite a sensation when it came out, because it was so full of blatant incestuous sex. First, you have Ty Ty who has raised 3 boys and 2 girls on his own. Book the Gods Little Acre 3 Bedroom Home with Hot Tub - Stay at this star golf cabin in Gatlinburg. Enjoy free WiFi, free parking, and an outdoor pool. Popular attractions Bent Creek Golf Club and Little Pigeon River are located nearby. Discover genuine guest reviews for Gods Little Acre 3 Bedroom Home with Hot Tub along with the latest prices and availability – book now.

God's Little Acre () About book: Picked this up in a little independent bookstore while visiting Chapel Hill, NC, to have a little southern memento in the form of a little old (but well preserved) Signet pocket sized paperback. I think I payed $3 in cash. A strange little tale of the south (Augusta Georgia) where Ty Ty (the elder) digs hole after hole in vain trying to find gold.   Trailer for the movie God's Little Acre () starring amongst others Jack Lord.


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First published inGod's Little Acre was censured by the Georgia Literary Commission, banned in Boston, and once led the all-time best-seller list, with more than ten million copies in print. The Amazon Book Review Author interviews, book reviews, editors' picks, and more.

Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and Cited by: At one time God's Little Acre () was the most popular novel ever published, selling a reported fourteen million copies. But in the process, the book ignited a firestorm of controversy, leading to numerous efforts to suppress it/5().

God’s Little Acre is a classic dark comedy, a satire that lampoons a broken South while holding a light to the toll that poverty takes on the hopes and dreams of the poor themselves. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Erskine Caldwell including rare photos and never-before-seen documents courtesy of the Dartmouth College Library/5().

Directed by Anthony Mann. With Robert Ryan, Tina Louise, Aldo Ray, Buddy Hackett. In the s, a poor Georgia cotton farmer and his sons search for the gold presumably buried on the farm by their grandfather but problems related to poverty, marital infidelity, unemployment and booze threaten to destroy their family/10(K).

In God’s Little Acre, as in Tobacco Road, a patriarchal figure embodying a host of contradictions becomes a sort of spokesman for Caldwell in the solemn stillness of the book’s conclusion. First published inGod's Little Acre was censured by the Georgia Literary Commission, banned in Boston, and once led the all-time best-seller list, with more than ten million copies in print.

Product Details/5(4). God’s Little Acre is a classic dark comedy, a satire that lampoons a broken South while holding a light to the toll that poverty takes on Gods little acre. book hopes and dreams of the poor themselves. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Erskine Caldwell including rare photos and never-before-seen documents courtesy of the Dartmouth College Library/5(10).

There was very little land remaining under cultivation on the farm then. Fifteen or twenty acres of the place had been potted with holes that were anywhere from ten to thirty feet deep, and twice as wide.4/5(32). CONDITION - The little fella is in overall good condition. And this is one of the more collectable of the ICL titles.

Erskine Caldwell. GOD'S LITTLE Rating: % positive. Preview of God's Little Acre Summary: There are two major story lines in God's Little Acre.

One is focused on Ty Ty Walden's search for gold buried, he thinks, somewhere on his land. The other concerns his son-in-law Will Thompson's efforts to reopen the cotton mill, which has been shut down by the owners due to a workers' strike. Audience Reviews for God's Little Acre.

There are two movies here, two movies presented for the audience's approval at the very same time: one is Erskine Caldwell's rambling and 5/5(2).

Like Tobacco Road, this novel chronicles the final decline of a poor white family in rural Georgia. First published inGod's Little Acre was censured by the Georgia Literary Commission, banned in Boston, and once led the all-time best-seller list, with more than ten million copies in print.3/5(2).

First published inGod's Little Acre was censured by the Georgia Literary Commission, banned in Boston, and once led the all-time best-seller list, with more than ten million copies in print. What William Faulkner implies, Erskine Caldwell records.

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CONDITION - The little fella is in overall good condition. This is a good, solid used book. And this is one of the more collectable of the ICL titles. Erskine Caldwell. GOD'S LITTLE Rating: % positive.

Other articles where God’s Little Acre is discussed: Erskine Caldwell: on Tobacco Road and on God’s Little Acre (), another best-selling novel featuring a cast of hopelessly poor and degenerate whites in the rural South. Among his other more important works are Trouble in July (); the episodic narrative Georgia Boy (), a well-told story of boyhood; the literary autobiography.

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Condition: GVG. 12th Penguin Books printing. pages plus appendix to the fifth printing of the Viking Press edition, Viking press was taken to court on an obscenity charge for publishing God's Little Acre. Painted cover by Jonas. God’s Little Acre is a classic dark comedy, a satire that lampoons a broken South while holding a light to the toll that poverty takes on the hopes and dreams of the poor themselves.

This ebook features an illustrated biography of Erskine Caldwell including rare photos and never-before-seen documents courtesy of the Dartmouth College Library/5(6). Juxtaposed against the Waldens' obsessive search is the story of Ty Ty's son-in-law, a cotton mill worker in a nearby town who is killed during a strike.

First published inGod's Little Acre was censured by the Georgia Literary Commission, banned in Boston, and once led the all-time best-seller list, with more than ten million copies in /5(4).Get this from a library! God's little acre. [Erskine Caldwell] -- A Georgia dirt farmer believes there is gold on his land, leading him and his sons to spend fifteen years digging holes all over the family farm.Buy a cheap copy of God's Little Acre book by Erskine Caldwell.

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