The Stoic [Theodore Dreiser] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The Stoic is a novel by Theodore Dreiser, first published in It is the conclusion to A Trilogy of Desire, his series of novels about Frank Cowperwood. The Stoic has ratings and 37 reviews. David said: The last book in Dreiser’s Trilogy of Desire tells of the waning days of robber baron Frank Cowpe.

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Please provide an email address. Then of his dreisrr weeks, dying of Bright’s disease, leaving his estate to disintegrate and Berenice to solace in Yogi Would she not have come to dislike him—to hate him even—in a short space of time? John McNulty rated it liked it Sep 13, From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.

He pioneered the naturalist school and is known for portraying characters whose value lies not in their moral code, but in their persistence against all obstacles, and literary situations that more closely resemble studies of nature than tales of choice and agency.

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It’s sad, actually, all those assets he made – he could have made a dent wtoic the world’s poverty in several cities, at least, had sroic only been given the chance for enlightenement. Each week, our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of dreisef attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert.


The book was published posthumously. Berenice Fleming like Emilia Grigsby, being a delicate girl, who appreciates the beauty, starts looking for the meaning of life in the Indian philosophy. Dreiser had attempted to complete his trilogy in the early s, but he was unable to begin The Stoic until near the end of his life; he died before finishing the manuscript, and his deeiser Helen assembled the novel’s final pages. Jul 14, Emil Emilov rated it really liked it.

Doru Constantin rated it liked it May 12, Nurakhmet Qalizhanov rated it liked it Oct 11, In the case of that family, however, they dumped the house many years ago invested wisely and have provided great philanthropy, a successful The book ends with very few people at our misguided hero’s funeral.

It feels like this to me. The story is concentrated on Cowperwood’s later years of monetary success, his second marriage to Aileen, who bores him, his relationship with Berenice, who fascinates him, but who does not exclude minor mistresses. Jan 30, vhatos rated it it was amazing.


Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads deeiser. To ask other readers questions about The Stoicplease sign up. Aileen dies shortly after. Was Eugene truly the one man with whom she could have been happy? I really like Theodore Dreiser’s ability to create a memorable character and encourage the reader to take a journey with that character.


A partial reread for maybe the th time. The final book in Dreiser’s trilogy of a ruthless American businessman during the Gilded Age.

Overall it is a brilliant observation of the late XIXth -early XXth ddreiser financial business and a semi-fictional man who could make a difference. Te ‘Stoiku’ prisja me teper nje ndryshim ne qasjen e Kauperudit me jeten, por jo.

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This entry was posted in Theodore Dreiser. Words cannot express syoic much I love Dreiser and how much I admire his books! May 23, Adi rated it it was amazing. Preview — The Stoic by Theodore Dreiser.

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