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Middlesex

Author: Jeffrey Eugenides
Publisher: New York : Picador : Farrar, Staus and Giroux, cop. 2002.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Portions of this novel appeared, in different form, in The New Yorker and Granta"--T.p. verso.

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Genre/Form: Fiction
Roman américain
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeffrey Eugenides
ISBN: 0312427735 9780312427733 0312991738 9780312991739
OCLC Number: 491670438
Description: 1 vol. (VIII-529 p.) : couv. ill. ; 20 cm
Contents: The silver spoon --
Matchmaking --
An immodest proposal --
The silk road --
Henry Ford's English-language melting pot --
Minotaurs --
Marriage on ice --
Tricknology --
Clarinet serenade --
News of the world --
Ex ovo omnia --
Home movies --
Opa! --
Middlesex --
The Mediterranean diet --
The wolverette --
Waxing lyrical --
The obscure object --
Tiresias in love --
Flesh and blood --
The gun on the wall --
The oracular vulva --
Looking myself up in Webster's --
Go west, young man --
Gender dysphoria in San Francisco --
Hermaphroditus --
Air-ride --
The last stop.
Responsibility: Jeffrey Eugenides.

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"Part Tristram Shandy, part Ishmael, part Holden Caulfield, Cal is a wonderfully engaging narrator. . . A deeply affecting portrait of one family's tumultuous engagement with the American twentieth Read more...

 
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