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Portrait of an artist, as an old man

Author: Joseph Heller
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2000.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In his final novel, Heller, through the personna of Eugene Pota, portrays the life of a novelist whose first novel was his biggest ever but who still feels a need to write yet another and so consults everyone from his agent to his wife, to his editor, to old lovers, and considers the lives and works of many other novelists along the way.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographical fiction
Fiction
Psychological fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Heller, Joseph.
Portrait of an artist, as an old man.
New York : Simon & Schuster, ©2000
(OCoLC)606318653
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph Heller
ISBN: 0743202007 9780743202008 9780743202015 0743202015
OCLC Number: 44102933
Description: 233 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Joseph Heller.
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Novelist Eugene Pota is a cultural icon of the 20th century, struggling to write what will be the last novel of his career. But what to write about when, like so many noted authors before him, all of  Read more...

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Chicago Sun-Times Warmly engrossing. Melvin Jules Bukiet The Philadelphia Inquirer A tenderly rueful lament about aging and ambition that never dies. Susan Miron The Miami Herald A hugely enjoyable Read more...

 
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