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Chronic city : a novel

Author: Jonathan Lethem
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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A searing portrayal of Manhattanites wrapped in their own delusions, desires and lies. Chase lives off residuals earned as a child star, living a life of cloistered ease, until a pop critic with a conspiratorial counter cultural savvy forces him to confront the answer to several mysteries tightly intertwined within the tragic fabric of the city itself.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Lethem
ISBN: 9780385518635 0385518633
OCLC Number: 312096309
Description: 467 pages ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Jonathan Lethem.

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A searing portrayal of Manhattanites wrapped in their own delusions, desires and lies. Chase lives off residuals earned as a child star, living a life of cloistered ease, until a pop critic with a conspiratorial counter cultural savvy forces him to confront the answer to several mysteries tightly intertwined within the tragic fabric of the city itself.

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