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A confederacy of dunces

Author: John Kennedy Toole
Publisher: London, England : Penguin Books, 2011, ©1980.
Series: Penguin essentials.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Ignatius J Reilly is fat, flatulent, eloquent and almost unemployable. By the standards of ordinary folk he is pretty much unhinged, too. But is he bothered by this? No. For this misanthropic  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Humorous fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Kennedy Toole
ISBN: 9780241951590 0241951593
OCLC Number: 748679661
Notes: "First published in the USA by Louisiana State University Press 1980"--Title page verso.
A novel.
Description: vii, 396 pages ; 19 cm.
Series Title: Penguin essentials.
Responsibility: John Kennedy Toole ; foreword by Walker Percy.

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I succumbed, stunned and seduced, page after page, vocal with delight. A masterwork of comedy New York Times A fine funny novel. This is the kind of book one wants to keep quoting from -- Anthony Read more...

 
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