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Farther away

Author: Jonathan Franzen; Scott Shepherd
Publisher: New York : Macmillan Audio, 2012.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In "Farther away," which gathers together essays and speeches written mostly in the past five years, Jonathan Franzen returns with renewed vigor to the themes, both human and literary, that have long preoccupied him. Taken together, these essays trace the progress of a unique and mature mind wrestling with itself, with literature, and with some of the most important issues of these times. Farther Away is remarkable,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Franzen; Scott Shepherd
ISBN: 9781427221483 : 1427221480
OCLC Number: 759175107
Notes: Unabridged.
Compact discs.
Performer(s): Read by Jonathan Franzen and Scott Shepherd.
Description: 7 sound discs (8.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Contents: Pain won't kill you (2011) --
Farther away (2011) --
The greatest family ever storied (2010) --
Hornets (2010) --
Theugly Mediterranean (2010) --
The corn king (2010) --
On autobiographical fiction (2009) --
I just called to say I love you (2008) --
David Foster Wallace (2008) --
The Chinese puffin (2008) --
On thelaughing policeman (2008) --
Comma-then (2008) --
Authentic but horrible (2007) --
Interview with New York state (2007) --
Love letters (2005) --
Our little planet (2005) --
The end of the binge (2008) --
What makes you so sure you're not the evil one yourself? (2004) --
Our relations (2004) --
The man in the gray flannel suit (2002) --
No end to it.
Responsibility: Jonathan Franzen.

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In "Farther away," which gathers together essays and speeches written mostly in the past five years, Jonathan Franzen returns with renewed vigor to the themes, both human and literary, that have long preoccupied him. Taken together, these essays trace the progress of a unique and mature mind wrestling with itself, with literature, and with some of the most important issues of these times. Farther Away is remarkable, provocative, and necessary.

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