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Every love story is a ghost story : a life of David Foster Wallace

Author: D T Max
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is a biography of an author who stuggled with depression and addiction to emerge with his masterpiece, "Infinite Jest". The unique connections between Wallace's life and his writing is presented.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: David Foster Wallace; David Foster Wallace; David Foster Wallace
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: D T Max
ISBN: 9780670025923 0670025925 9780147509727 0147509726
OCLC Number: 837179116
Notes: On the cover - A Penguin Book biography.
Description: xv, 352 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: "Call me Dave" --
"The real 'Waller'" --
"Westward!" --
Into the funhouse --
"Please don't give up on me" --
"Unalone and unstressed" --
"Roars and hisses" --
The Pale King.
Responsibility: D.T. Max.

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This book is a biography of an author who stuggled with depression and addiction to emerge with his masterpiece, "Infinite Jest". The unique connections between Wallace's life and his writing is presented.

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