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The recognitions

Author: William Gaddis
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1993.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wyatt Gwyon forges art not from larceny but from love. He produces uncannily accurate "originals", faithful to the spirit and the letter of the Flemish masters. In an age when the real and the fake have become indistinguishable, Gwyon's forgeries reflect a truth that others cannot even recognize.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: William Gaddis
ISBN: 0140187081 9780140187083
OCLC Number: 28228290
Notes: Reprint. Originally published New York: Harcourt Brace & Co., 1955.
Description: xviii, 956 pages ; 21 cm.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Responsibility: William Gaddis ; with an introduction by William H. Gass.

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Wyatt Gwyon forges art not from larceny but from love. He produces uncannily accurate "originals", faithful to the spirit and the letter of the Flemish masters. In an age when the real and the fake have become indistinguishable, Gwyon's forgeries reflect a truth that others cannot even recognize.

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