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Seize the day

Author: Saul Bellow; Cynthia Ozick
Publisher: New York : Penguin Books, 1996.
Series: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fading charmer Tommy Wilhelm has reached his day of reckoning and is scared. In his forties, he still retains a boyish impetuousness that has brought him to the brink of chaos: He is separated from his wife and children, at odds with his vain, successful father, failed in his acting career (a Hollywood agent once cast him as the "type that loses the girl"), and in a financial mess. In the course of one climactic day  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Saul Bellow; Cynthia Ozick
ISBN: 0140189378 9780140189377
OCLC Number: 34332060
Description: xxiv, 118 p. ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Penguin twentieth-century classics.
Responsibility: Saul Bellow ; with an introduction by Cynthia Ozick.

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This novel is a portrait of one day in the life of Tommy Wilhelm, a man on the brink of despair. He is a man who has lost his wife, his children, all his money, the respect of his father, and is on  Read more...

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