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"A Smuggler's Bible is the novel that launched the career of one of the most daring and original writers of modern fiction. Driven by despairs as terrible as they are comic, David Brooke sets out to "project" himself into the lives of other people. One may wonder what ties connect the figures whose diverse experiences are conjured up by Brooke's uncanny necromancy, what are the sad or bizarre or lunatic strands that draw together characters as disparate as the endearing monster Duke Amerchrome, the controlled Oxonian Harry Tindall, reserved English bookseller Peter St. John, and Brooke's own detached father, among others. Gradually there emerges an intricate and fascinating pattern of meaning, at the heart of which lies a single metaphor that in a thousand ways tells us who we are.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781585673513
Introduction:
Howard, Richard
Publisher:
Overlook Press
Introduction by:
Howard, Richard
Introduction:
Howard, Richard
Author:
McElroy, Joseph
Location:
Woodstock, NY
Subject:
Authors
Subject:
Ocean travel
Subject:
Psychological
Subject:
Identity
Subject:
Autobiography
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
Experimental fiction
Subject:
Brooklyn Heights
Subject:
General Fiction
Subject:
Identity (psychology)
Subject:
Literature-A to Z
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Series Volume:
107-261
Publication Date:
20030731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Pages:
435
Dimensions:
8.04x6.12x1.30 in. .95 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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