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The bonfire of the vanities

Autor Tom Wolfe
Vydavatel: Toronto ; New York : Bantam Books, 1988.
Vydání/formát:   book : Fiction : English : Bantam edZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
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The Bonfire of the Vanities is a masterpiece, a riotous, exuberant and passionate epic that captures the greed and corruption of eighties New York and examines it under the microscope of Wolfe's famed satiric wit. Sherman McCoy, Wall Street wunderkind, seems to have it all; a salary like a telephone number, a home on Park Avenue, a beautiful wife and child, a mistress, a Mercedes. He is a Master of the Universel But  Read more...
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Žánr/forma: Fiction
Typ materiálu: Fiction
Typ dokumentu: Book
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Tom Wolfe
ISBN: 0553275976 : 9780553275971
OCLC číslo: 18850413
Poznámky: Originally published: New York : Farrar, Strauss, & Giroux, c1987.
Popis: 690 p. ; 17 cm.
Odpovědnost: Tom Wolfe.

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The Bonfire of the Vanities is a masterpiece, a riotous, exuberant and passionate epic that captures the greed and corruption of eighties New York and examines it under the microscope of Wolfe's famed satiric wit. Sherman McCoy, Wall Street wunderkind, seems to have it all; a salary like a telephone number, a home on Park Avenue, a beautiful wife and child, a mistress, a Mercedes. He is a Master of the Universel But then he gets lost one dark night in the Bronx, and his mercedes hits something. That something turns out to be Henry Lamb, a young black man who is now in a coma; for Sherman meanwhile, everything is about to unravel so fast he will hardly have time to change his thousand dollar suit ...

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