Record Details

Catalog Search

Search Results Showing Item 1 of 1

The man who lived underground : a novel

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

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Aubrey Area Library.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Denton County. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Texas Library Consortium. (Show)

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Aubrey Area Library F WRI (Text) 33805000712079 New materials collection Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1598536761
  • ISBN: 9781598536768
  • Physical Description: xii, 228 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Library of America, [2021]

Content descriptions

General Note: "An unpublished novel by the author of Native son" -- jacket.
Includes companion essay Memories of My Grandmother.
Published for the first time, by special arrangement with the author's estate.
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."--
Subject: African American men Fiction
False arrest Fiction
Psychological torture Fiction
Police misconduct Fiction
Racism Fiction
Race relations Fiction
Dwellings Fiction
Sewerage Fiction
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Thrillers (Fiction)
Search Results Showing Item 1 of 1

Additional Resources