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The letters of William Gaddis

Author: William Gaddis; Steven Moore
Publisher: Champaign : Dalkey Archive Press, 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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A collection of definitive letters shares the author's insights into his boarding-school education, his years in Mexico and other countries, his struggles with family life, and the factors that influenced his acclaimed novels.
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Genre/Form: Records and correspondence
Brieven (vorm)
Correspondence
Named Person: William Gaddis; William Gaddis; William Gaddis; William Gaddis
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Gaddis; Steven Moore
ISBN: 9781564788047 1564788040
OCLC Number: 783163534
Description: 545 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Growing up, 1930-1946 --
The Recognitions, 1947-1955 --
J R, 1955-1975 --
Carpenter's Gothic, 1975-1985 --
A Frolic of His Own, 1985-1994 --
Agapē Agape, 1994-1998 --
Afterword by Sarah Gaddis.
Other Titles: Correspondence.
Responsibility: edited by Steven Moore with an afterword by Sarah Gaddis.

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A collection of definitive letters shares the author's insights into his boarding-school education, his years in Mexico and other countries, his struggles with family life, and the factors that influenced his acclaimed novels.

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