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Hand to mouth : a chronicle of early failure

Auteur : Paul Auster
Éditeur : New York : Henry Holt, 1997.
Édition/format :   Livre imprimé : Biography : English : 1st edVoir toutes les éditions et tous les formats
Base de données :WorldCat
Résumé :
This is the story of a young man's struggle to stay afloat. By turns poignant and comic, Paul Auster's memoir is essentially an autobiographical essay about money - and what it means not to have it. From one odd job to the next, from one failed scheme to another, Auster investigates his own stubborn compulsion to make art, and describes his ingenious, often farfetched attempts to survive on next to nothing. From the  Lire la suite...
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Genre/forme : Biography
History
Biographies
Personne nommée : Paul Auster; Paul Auster; Paul Auster; Paul Auster; Paul Auster
Type d’ouvrage : Biography
Format : Book
Tous les auteurs / collaborateurs : Paul Auster
ISBN : 0805054065 9780805054064
Numéro OCLC : 36201335
Description : 449 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 22 cm
Contenu : Hand to mouth --
Three plays. Laurel and Hardy go to heaven ; Blackouts ; Hide and seek --
Action baseball --
Squeeze play / by "Paul Benjamin."
Responsabilité : Paul Auster.

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This is the story of a young man's struggle to stay afloat. By turns poignant and comic, Paul Auster's memoir is essentially an autobiographical essay about money - and what it means not to have it. From one odd job to the next, from one failed scheme to another, Auster investigates his own stubborn compulsion to make art, and describes his ingenious, often farfetched attempts to survive on next to nothing. From the streets of New York City and Paris to the rural roads of Upstate New York, the author treats us to a series of remarkable adventures and unforgettable encounters and, in several elaborate appendixes, to previously unknown work from these years. Here are three plays that contain the seeds of inspiration for some of Auster's future work, a tabletop baseball game (complete with cards and rules), and a pseudonymous detective novel - the author's first full-length novel. Each is an example of Auster's effort to make money; each is an illustration of the artist's mind at work. The result is a book of manifold delights and discoveries, an autobiography that resembles no other.

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