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Publisher Comments:

A curious, tender book, provocatively and intelligently imagined.

SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE

Binx Bolling is s small-time stockbroker who lives quietly in suburban New Orleans, pursuing an interest in the movies, affairs with his secretaries, and living out his days. But soon he finds himself on a search for something more important, something that will measure and mark and hold his life forever against the passage of time. And one fateful Mardi Gras week, he finds it in a way, and with a woman, he would never have expected....

A brilliant novel...Percy touches the rim of so many human mysteries.

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From the author of THE THANATOS SYNDROME.

From the Paperback edition.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780449911709
Publisher:
Fawcett Columbine
Location:
New York :
Subject:
New orleans
Subject:
Stockbrokers
Subject:
Young men
Subject:
Psychological fiction
Subject:
New Orleans (La.) Fiction.
Subject:
Bildungsromane.
Edition Description:
1st Ballantine Books trade ed.
Series Volume:
166
Publication Date:
1996
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
242 p.

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