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Portnoy's complaint.

Author: Philip Roth
Publisher: New York, Random House [1969]
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Along with Saul Bellow's Herzog, Philip Roth's Portnoy's Complaint defined Jewish American literature in the 1960s. Roth's masterpiece takes place on the couch of a psychoanalyst, an appropriate jumping-off place for an insanely comical novel about the Jewish American experience. Roth has written several great books--Goodbye, Columbus and When She Was Good among them, but it is perhaps Portnoy's Complaint for which  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Bildungsromans
Humorous fiction
Fiction
Fictional Works
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Roth, Philip.
Portnoy's complaint.
New York, Random House [1969]
(OCoLC)574986317
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Philip Roth
OCLC Number: 218657
Description: 274 pages 22 cm

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Along with Saul Bellow's Herzog, Philip Roth's Portnoy's Complaint defined Jewish American literature in the 1960s. Roth's masterpiece takes place on the couch of a psychoanalyst, an appropriate jumping-off place for an insanely comical novel about the Jewish American experience. Roth has written several great books--Goodbye, Columbus and When She Was Good among them, but it is perhaps Portnoy's Complaint for which he is best known.

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