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Author photo. Photo by Carl Van Vechten, Apr. 14, 1933 (Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, Carl Van Vechten Collection, Reproduction Number: LC-USZ62-87328)

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Thomas Wolfe was born in Asheville, North Carolina on October 3, 1900. He graduated from the University of North Carolina and Harvard University. He taught at New York University from 1924 to 1930. His four long autobiographical novels are Look Homeward, Angel; Of Time and the River; The Web and the Rock; and You Can't Go Home Again. He also wrote short stories that were collected in The Hills Beyond and From Death to Morning. He wrote several plays including Welcome to Our City. From an early bout with pneumonia, he suffered from tuberculosis of the lungs, which led to fatal tuberculosis of the brain. He died following brain surgery on September 15, 1938 at age 37. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Look Homeward, Angel 3,253 copies, 42 reviews
You Can't Go Home Again 1,605 copies, 25 reviews
Of Time and the River 579 copies, 8 reviews
The Web and the Rock 462 copies, 5 reviews
The Hills Beyond 214 copies, 1 review
From Death to Morning 139 copies, 1 review
A Stone, a Leaf, a Door: Poems 87 copies, 2 reviews
The Story of a Novel 38 copies, 2 reviews
The Letters of Thomas Wolfe 25 copies, 1 review
Short Stories 19 copies
Mannerhouse 11 copies
Letters 8 copies
No Door 7 copies, 1 review
Especulación 6 copies
CUENTOS 5 copies
Circus at Dawn 3 copies, 1 review
Return 3 copies
El niño perdido 2 copies, 1 review
Sämtliche Erzählungen (Contributor) 2 copies
Del tiempo y el río 1 copy, 1 review
The Whore 1 copy
Nézz vissza, angyal 1 copy, 1 review
Selections 1 copy
50 Great Short Stories (Contributor) 1,078 copies, 8 reviews
The Crack-Up (Contributor) 859 copies, 7 reviews
The Rag and Bone Shop of the Heart: A Poetry Anthology (Contributor) 354 copies, 3 reviews
Baseball: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 304 copies, 4 reviews
A Treasury of Short Stories (Contributor) 272 copies
Writing New York: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 255 copies, 4 reviews
The Saturday Evening Post Treasury (Contributor) 121 copies
Rotten English: A Literary Anthology (Contributor) 66 copies, 1 review
Brooklyn Noir 2: The Classics (Contributor) 66 copies, 1 review
A Treasury of Civil War Stories (Contributor) 60 copies
New York (Contributor) 56 copies, 2 reviews
Reading for Pleasure (Contributor) 47 copies
A Good Man: Fathers and Sons in Poetry and Prose (Contributor) 19 copies, 1 review
A Southern Appalachian Reader (Contributor) 12 copies, 1 review
Great Tales of City Dwellers (Contributor) 8 copies
Our lives : American labor stories (Contributor) 5 copies
Tredive mesterfortællinger (Author, some editions) 3 copies, 1 review
Strange Barriers (Contributor) 2 copies
Enjoying Stories (Contributor) 2 copies
Carolina Folk-Plays, Second Series (some editions) 1 copy
Kerouac Quarterly, V. 2, No. 1 (Contributor) 1 copy
The Undying Past (Contributor) 1 copy
Modern American short stories (Contributor) 1 copy

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