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McTeague: A Story of San Francisco by Frank Norris

McTeague: A Story of San Francisco - Frank Norris, Kevin Starr

Ugh. I felt like I wasted a lot of time reading this for what I ended up getting out of it. It just kept going, without much really being meaningful or interesting.