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Sheer fiction

Author: Paul West
Publisher: New Paltz, N.Y. : McPherson, ©1987.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Collections of essays and reviews, some previously published in the periodical press, of contemporary fiction.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
West, Paul, 1930-
Sheer fiction.
New Paltz, N.Y. : McPherson, ©1987
(OCoLC)571708235
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul West
ISBN: 0914232827 9780914232827 0929701089 9780929701080 9780929701387 0929701380 9780929701769 0929701763
OCLC Number: 15082133
Description: 221 p. ; 24 cm.
Contents: V. 4. John Hawkes --
A missing star --
Final drafts --
The novelist and the hangman --
The castle of indolence --
Drowning as one of the fine arts --
A fool of light --
In the anus of the wallaby --
Wording the world --
Evaporating disagreeables --
About Caliban's filibuster --
Beckett --
A visit from Borges --
Faulkner's aerial surf --
Writing to Busoni --
Backlash against the novel --
At-swim among the noble gasses --
Of Morrow and tomorrow --
The dubiology of etymous --
Linguistic islands: an abandoned project.
Responsibility: Paul West.

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Collections of essays and reviews, some previously published in the periodical press, of contemporary fiction.

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