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              Books in the American Literature (Dalkey Archive) series

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              The Sinking of the Odradek Stadium
               

              The Sinking of the Odradek Stadium (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Mathews, Harry

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              A brilliant comedy in the form of letters exchanged between a husband, living in Miami of the not-too-distant future, and a wife, living in Italy of a not-too-remote past, as they try to trace the whereabouts of a treasure supposedly lost off the coast of Florida in the 16th cent ...

              ISBN 9781564782076
              Published 15 January 2000 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Series American Literature (Dalkey Archive)
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              The Age of Wire and String
               

              The Age of Wire and String (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Marcus, Ben

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              Here is an indispensable tool for anyone seeking an authoritative, up-to-the-minute understanding of the phenomena of everyday life and willing to accept that anything utterable can also be true. An astounding debut, The Age of Wire and String is a feat of fierce innovation and h ...

              ISBN 9781564781963
              Published 15 September 1998 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Memories of My Father Watching TV
               

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              By White, Curtis

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              From the author of Monstrous Possibility and The Idea of Home, this is a novel about television, popular culture and the American family. The television shows are the protagonists, and they shape the family members'' personalities.'

              ISBN 9781564781895
              Published 15 June 1998 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              A Night at the Movies or, You Must Remember This

              A Night at the Movies or, You Must Remember This (Trade Paperback / Paperback, 2nd edition)

              By Coover, Robert

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              From B-movies to Hollywood classics, A Night at the Movies invents what might have happened in these Saturday afternoon matinees. Mad scientists, vampires, cowboys, dance-men, Chaplin, and Bogart all flit across Robert Coover's riotously funny screen, doing things and uttering li ...

              ISBN 9781564781604
              Published 15 December 1992 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              In the Penny Arcade: Stories
               

              In the Penny Arcade: Stories (Paperback)

              By Millhauser, Steven

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              The seven stories of In the Penny Arcade blend both the real and the fantastic in a seductive mix that illuminates the full range of the author's gifts, from the story of August Eschenburg, the clockmaker's son whose extraordinary talent for creating animated figures is lost on a ...

              ISBN 9781564781826
              Published 15 March 1998 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              The Rabbi of Lud
               

              The Rabbi of Lud (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Elkin, Stanley; Introduction by Lehmann, Chirs

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              -- Rabbi Jerry Goldkorn resides in Lud, New Jersey, where Jews from the surrounding states come to bury their dead. Distressed by the lack of living children in the area, the Rabbi's daughter Connie creates a scandal that livens up the town of Lud when she testifies to meeting th ...

              ISBN 9781564782700
              Published 15 May 2001 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              The Making of Americans

              The Making of Americans (Paperback, New edition)

              By Stein, Gertrude; Foreword by Gass, William H.; Introduction by Meyer, Steven

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              Essential for all literature collections . . . Several of Stein's titles returned to print in 1995, but none more important than The Making of Americans. -Library Journal

              ISBN 9781564780881
              Published 15 December 1995 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              The Franchiser: A Novel
               

              The Franchiser: A Novel (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Elkin, Stanley; Foreword by Gass, William H.

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              Sentence for sentence, nobody in America writes better than Stanley Elkin. The New Republic

              ISBN 9781564783059
              Published 15 September 2001 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              The Shutter of Snow

              The Shutter of Snow (Trade Paperback / Paperback, New edition)

              By Coleman, Emily Holmes

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              In a prose and form as startling as its content, The Shutter of Snow portrays the post-partum pyschosis of Marthe Gail, who after giving birth to her son, is committed to an insane asylum. Believing herself to be god, she manuevers through an institutional world both sad and terr ...

              ISBN 9781564781475
              Published 15 April 1997 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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              Wittgenstein's Mistress
                

              Wittgenstein's Mistress (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Markson, David

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              Pretty much the high point of experimental fiction in this country. -David Foster Wallace

              ISBN 9781564782113
              Published 15 May 1988 by John Wiley & Sons Australia Lt
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