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The neon bible

Author: John Kennedy Toole
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, 1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The first novel by the Pulizer Prize-winning author of A Confederacy Of Dunces. David is a young boy growing up in a small Southern town in the 1940s. From his porch, David can see the whole valley, including the neon Bible that lights up the sky, emblem of the God-fearing folk who snub his family because Poppa can't afford the church dues.
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Genre/Form: Bildungsromans
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: John Kennedy Toole
ISBN: 0802111084 9780802111081 0802132073 9780802132079
OCLC Number: 18411432
Description: xi, 162 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: John Kennedy Toole ; introduction by W. Kenneth Holditch.

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The first novel by the Pulizer Prize-winning author of A Confederacy Of Dunces. David is a young boy growing up in a small Southern town in the 1940s. From his porch, David can see the whole valley, including the neon Bible that lights up the sky, emblem of the God-fearing folk who snub his family because Poppa can't afford the church dues.

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