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The wall of the sky, the wall of the eye : stories

Author: Jonathan Lethem
Publisher: New York : Harcourt Brace & Co., ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Seven futuristic stories. In The Happy Man, a dead man is periodically let out of Hell so he can support his family, while in The Hardened Criminals the walls of a jail are made of convicts in suspended animation. By the author of Gun, with Occasional Music.
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Lethem, Jonathan.
Wall of the sky, the wall of the eye.
New York : Harcourt Brace & Co., ©1996
(OCoLC)604887638
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Lethem
ISBN: 0151001804 9780151001804 9780156032483 0156032481
OCLC Number: 32969434
Description: 294 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The happy man --
Vanilla dunk --
Light and the sufferer --
Forever, said the duck --
Five fucks --
The hardened criminals --
Sleepy people.
Responsibility: by Jonathan Lethem.

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Seven futuristic stories. In The Happy Man, a dead man is periodically let out of Hell so he can support his family, while in The Hardened Criminals the walls of a jail are made of convicts in suspended animation. By the author of Gun, with Occasional Music.

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