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Synopsis:

The Cannibal was John Hawkes's first novel, published in 1949.

About the Author

(1925-1998) was one of the most innovative and widely regarded novelists of the twentieth century. Born in Stamford, Connecticut, and educated at Harvard University, Hawkes taught at Brown University for thirty years. Praised by Leslie Fiedler, Flannery O'Connor, and William H. Gass, who wrote, "when it comes to the engravement of the sentence . . . no one can match him," Hawkes was the author of numerous acclaimed novels, including , , , and .

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ISBN:
9780811200639
Adapted:
Guerard, A.
Author:
Guerard, A.
Author:
Hawkes, John
Adapted by:
Guerard, A.
Adapted:
Guerard, A.
Publisher:
New Directions Publishing Corporation
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
American
Subject:
Novels and novellas
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
American fiction (fictional works by one author)
Subject:
American fiction (fictional works by one auth
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Literature-A to Z
Copyright:
Publication Date:
19620117
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Dimensions:
7.93x5.21x.59 in. .54 lbs.

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