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The body artist

Author: Don DeLillo
Publisher: London : Picador, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An exploration of an abnormal grieving process; an expose of 'who we are when we are not rehearsing who we are'; and, a rarefied study of trauma and creativity, absence and presence, isolation and communion.
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Genre/Form: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Don DeLillo
ISBN: 9780330524957 033052495X
OCLC Number: 749990910
Language Note: English.
Notes: Originally published: New York: Scriber; London: Picador, 2001.
Description: 131 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Don DeLillo.

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A sad, beautiful novel, The Body Artist is an elliptical meditiation on the mysteries of love, life and time.  Read more...

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Adam Begley "The New York Times Book Review" A metaphysical ghost story about a woman alone....Intimate, spare, exquisite.

 
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