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Inherent vice

Author: Thomas Pynchon
Publisher: Detroit : Thorndike Press, 2010.
Series: Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice.
Edition/Format:   Large print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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It's been a while since Doc Sportello has seen his ex-girlfriend. Suddenly, out of nowhere, she shows up with a story about a plot to kidnap a billionaire land developer with whom she just happens to be in love. It's the tail end of the psychedelic sixties in L.A., and Doc knows that "love" is one of those words going around at the moment, like "trip" or "groovy"--Except that this one usually leads to trouble.  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Experimental fiction
Noir fiction
Fiction
History
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Pynchon
ISBN: 9781410422149 1410422143
OCLC Number: 432444331
Description: 615 pages (large print) ; 22 cm.
Series Title: Thorndike Press large print reviewers' choice.
Responsibility: Thomas Pynchon.

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It's been a while since Doc Sportello has seen his ex-girlfriend. Suddenly, out of nowhere, she shows up with a story about a plot to kidnap a billionaire land developer with whom she just happens to be in love. It's the tail end of the psychedelic sixties in L.A., and Doc knows that "love" is one of those words going around at the moment, like "trip" or "groovy"--Except that this one usually leads to trouble. (Bestseller).

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