The Philadelphian

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Scribner, 1956 - Philadelphia (Pa.) - 376 pages
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Traces the rise of a family, in particular the career of a successful lawyer.

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User Review  - Amariz - Goodreads

This is the first book of R. Powell that I have read, many years ago while still in college, and loved the story very much! It might have been written as an expose at the time, but for me, it's a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Jamie Kulyarit - Goodreads

I have read this book in Thai edition. First time i looked at the book, i hesitated to start reading because of its thickness. Finally, i took just only 3 days to finish feeling like i couldn't put it ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
10
Section 2
27
Section 3
43
Copyright

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