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Author: Cormac McCarthy
Publisher: New York : Vintage International, Vintage Books, [1992]. ©1979.
Series: Vintage contemporaries.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : First Vintage International editionView all editions and formats
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The story or Cornelius Suttree, who has forsaken a life of privilege with his prominent family to live in a dilapidated houseboat on the Tennessee River near Knoxville. Remaining on the margins of the outcast community there - a brilliantly imagined collection of eccentrics, criminals, and squatters - he rises above the physical and human squalor with detachment, humor, and dignity.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Humorous fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cormac McCarthy
ISBN: 0679736328 9780679736325 9780844667928 0844667927
OCLC Number: 26322333
Notes: "May 1992"--Title page verso.
Originally published: New York : Random House, ©1979.
Description: 471 pages ; 21 cm
Series Title: Vintage contemporaries.
Responsibility: Cormac McCarthy.

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The story or Cornelius Suttree, who has forsaken a life of privilege with his prominent family to live in a dilapidated houseboat on the Tennessee River near Knoxville. Remaining on the margins of the outcast community there - a brilliantly imagined collection of eccentrics, criminals, and squatters - he rises above the physical and human squalor with detachment, humor, and dignity.

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