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Cheever : a life

Author: Blake Bailey
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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John Cheever spent much of his career impersonating a perfect suburban gentleman, the better to become one of the foremost chroniclers of postwar America. Written with unprecedented access to essential sources'including Cheever's massive journal, only a fraction of which has ever been published'Bailey's Cheever is a stunning example of the biographer's art and a brilliant tribute to an essential author. From the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Print version
Named Person: John Cheever; John Cheever
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Blake Bailey
ISBN: 9780307271372 0307271374
OCLC Number: 429661764
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Blake Bailey.

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John Cheever spent much of his career impersonating a perfect suburban gentleman, the better to become one of the foremost chroniclers of postwar America. Written with unprecedented access to essential sources'including Cheever's massive journal, only a fraction of which has ever been published'Bailey's Cheever is a stunning example of the biographer's art and a brilliant tribute to an essential author. From the Trade Paperback edition.

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