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Banjo, a story without a plot

McKay, Claude

Banjo, a story without a plot

by McKay, Claude

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Published by Harper & Brothers in New York, London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Claude McKay
The Physical Object
Pagination5 p. l., 3-326 p., 1 l.
Number of Pages326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14551616M
LC Control Number29010435

Banjo – A Story without a Plot First Edition $ 1, Add to cart; Shakespeare | William The Works Of Shakespeare – In Eight Volumes, Collated with the Oldest Copies, and Corrected: With Notes, Explanatory, and Critical: by Mr. Theobald. Printed Verbatim from the Octavo Edition. Octavo Edition $ 1, Add to cart; Longfellow | Henry. On the superficial level ‘Banjo’ is a picaresque story of a group of vagabonds – beach boys who spend their days wandering about the dodgy districts of Marseilles from one bistro to another singing, dancing and drinking. who don’t serve for much in this book. Nonetheless, it is a good novel (however without a plot as the subtitle.

Detail from portrait of Forster by Dora Carrington.. Here are 7 ways to make sure you plot your novel well. 1. Understand the hallmarks of a great plot. When you’re focused on a particular element of a story, whether it’s mood and atmosphere or plot, it’s helpful .   The banjo book is a guide as well as instructional book that contain all the information, techniques and method needed to become a good banjo player. The Banjo books are your indispensable companion when it comes learning how to play the Banjo books are not only recommended for beginners, banjo players are also advised to get the book as it exposes them to .

At its simplest, a plot outline can be defined as a very simple, barebones summary of your story. It could be as short as a single page outline. Or it might run to as many as ten or twenty pages. Either way, it’s important to realise that you’re not telling the story, you’re summarising it. All fiction is based on conflict and this conflict is presented in a structured format called PLOT. There are a number of different elements to a plot. They include: Exposition The introductory material which gives the setting, creates the tone, presents the characters, and presents other facts necessary to understanding the story. Foreshadowing.


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Judging by their edition of McKay's Banjo: A Story Without a Plot (), we will have much to fear if they succeed. The X Press edition is rife with errors and silent emendations, beginning with omission of the book's crucial subtitle: "A Story Without a Plot." This edition also omits McKay's dedication ("For Ruthope"), along with the Cited by:   Excerpt from Banjo: A Story Without a Plot Hello, money.

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I neyab yet seen no hole m the bottom a story without a plot book a box car, and I've rode some rails back home in the : Claude McKay. "Lincoln Agrippa Daily, known to his drifter cohorts on the s Marseilles waterfront as "Banjo," passes his days panhandling and dreaming of starting his own little band.

At night Banjo, Malty, Ginger, Dengel, Bugsy, Taloufa, Goosey, and even Jake of Home to Harlem prowl the rough waterfront bistros, drinking, looking for women, playing music, fighting, loving, and talking about their homes. Get this from a library. Banjo: a story without a plot.

[Claude McKay] -- "Lincoln Agrippa Daily, known to his drifter cohorts on the s Marseilles waterfront as "Banjo," passes his days panhandling and dreaming of starting his own little band. At night Banjo, Malty.

Banjo: A Story without a Plot. Original cloth-backed patterned boards, non-priceclipped dustjacket. New York: Harper & Brothers, First edition. Some insect damage to rear board and final few leaves, minor chipping to d/j, else a very good copy.

Seller Inventory # More information about this seller | Contact this seller First edition of Banjo: A Story without a Plot by Claude McKay, from the library of W.E.B. Du Bois. Octavo, viii, pp, [2]. Decorative hardcover in black and orange, black cloth spine, title in gilt on spine. Top edge dyed orange.

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Banjo is subtitled “A Story Without a Plot,” but it is not a novel in the manner of Virginia Woolf—although it is conversational and at times even dialectical.

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The redneck locals are crude, crass, uneducated, unsophisticated and unimpressed with the presence of outsiders. Drew briefly connects with a local mentally-challenged banjo-playing boy by joining him in an impromptu bluegrass jam (the 'Dueling Banjos').

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