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Publisher Comments:

"In this engrossing biography Ferguson measures the cheerful amoralist of and against the guilt-ridden, insecure male in revolt against his bourgeois Brooklyn family. . . . The Miller in these pages is neither the macho bully portrayed by feminists nor the adolescent sexual philosopher dismissed by the academic establishment, but a 'unique...and necessary literary figure,' a popular American sage....Richly rewarding." --

Synopsis:

The only biography Henry Miller ever wanted was the one he himself wrote in the brash, life-affirming fictions of , , and . But Robert Ferguson's new biography tells a different tale; for where the novels are sexually explicit and brutally frank--woundingly so to those close to Miller--they are also the fantasies of a man escaping from his past, and from himself.

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ISBN:
9780393310191
Author:
Ferguson, Robert
Publisher:
W. W. Norton & Company
Subject:
General
Subject:
Biography - General
Subject:
Literary
Publication Date:
19930731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Dimensions:
9.22x6.09x1.12 in. 1.21 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , The only biography Henry Miller ever wanted was the one he himself wrote in the brash, life-affirming fictions of , , and . But Robert Ferguson's new biography tells a different tale; for where the novels are sexually explicit and brutally frank--woundingly so to those close to Miller--they are also the fantasies of a man escaping from his past, and from himself.
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