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One of the best books ever written in the English language

By Gail Picco (February 25, 2020) Invisible Man, Ralph Ellison, Vintage; 2nd ed. Edition, March 14, 1995, originally published 1956, 608 pp., $21.78 Unknown writer Ralph Ellison published his first novel in full in 1956, an exquisite work of fiction based on the gruelling realities faced by a Black man born in Oklahoma in 1914.   What perfunctory—if heartfelt—views I had as a young white university student…