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A Frolic of His Own

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Synopsis:

With dazzling wit, William Gaddis brings his unmatched powers of observation and satirical sensibilities to bear on the American legal system. "A Frolic of His Own is a tour de force. It is a profound entertainment. It is scalding and Swiftian . . . darkly hilarious".--The New Republic. 1994 National Book Award winner.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780684800523
Author:
Gaddis, William
Publisher:
Scribner Book Company
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Fiction
Subject:
Copyright
Subject:
College teachers
Subject:
Legal stories
Subject:
Dramatists, American
Subject:
Dramatists, American -- Fiction.
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
College teachers -- United States.
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Edition Description:
B102
Series Volume:
739-C
Publication Date:
February 1995
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
512
Dimensions:
8 x 5.25 in 19.53 oz

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"Synopsis" by , With dazzling wit, William Gaddis brings his unmatched powers of observation and satirical sensibilities to bear on the American legal system. "A Frolic of His Own is a tour de force. It is a profound entertainment. It is scalding and Swiftian . . . darkly hilarious".--The New Republic. 1994 National Book Award winner.
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