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"The Fall of Edward Bernard": A young man, Edward Barnard, abandons the capitalistic society of Chicago for a natural, meditative life in the South Pacific. Whether he has "fallen" or not is the concern of his friends and the reader.
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Plot & Themes

Time/era of story    -   1930's-1950's Is this an adult or child's book?    -   Adult or Young Adult Book

Main Character

Gender    -   Male Profession/status:    -   explorer Age:    -   20's-30's


How much descriptions of surroundings?    -   4 () Asia/Pacific    -   Yes Island?    -   Yes Island:    -   Pacific Islands

Writing Style

Amount of dialog    -   significantly more dialog than descript

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