SINCLAIR LEWIS,AMERICAN AUTHOR AND NOBEL-LAUREATE,WAS BORN THIS DAY IN 1885 !

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(1.) ” WHAT IS LOVE ? IT’S A MORNING AND EVENING STAR. ”

(2.) ” TWO INSULTS A MAN CAN’T TOLERATE : THAT HE HAS NO SENSE OF HUMOR AND THAT HE HAS NEVER FACED ANY TROUBLE IN LIFE. ”

(3.) ” WINTER IS NOT A SEASON, IT’S AN OCCUPATION. ”

Sinclair Lewis.

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SINCLAIR LEWIS, American
Novelist,Playwright,Shortstory
Writer and Nobel-Laureate, Was
Born This Day On February 7, 1885
In Sauk Centre, Minnesota,USA. !

A Prolific Author And One Of The
Most Authentic Commentators On
The American Middle Class, Sinclair
Lewis Wrote Many Novels
Presenting A Satirical View Of
American Smugness, As Observed
In The Small Cities Of The
States,Nonetheless,Relevant To A
Wider Perspective Regarding
American Lives In The Early
Decades Of The Last Century.

Sinclair Lewis Got The Nobel Prize
For Literature In 1930 And He
Became The First American Author
To Get The Literature-Nobe l.

‘MAIN STREET’ , ‘BABBITT’ ,
‘ARROWSMITH’ , ‘DODSWORTH’ ,
‘ELMER GANTRY’ are Some Of His
Finest Works.

‘MAIN STREET’ Has Got The Status
Of A World Classics And Within Two
Years Of Its Publication(1920), It
Sold Nearly 2 Million Copies !

‘IT CAN’T HAPPEN HERE’ Is His Best
Collection Of Shortstories !

Sadly, Lewis Is Little Read Or Nearly
Forgotten Author These Days And
Even Renown Critics View Sinclair
Lewis Less As An Artist And More As A Sharp
Observer Of Americanism Of Early
20th-Cent. !

HAPPY BIRTHDAY,SINCLAIR LEWIS !

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