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The quantity theory of insanity : together with five supporting propositions

Author: Will Self
Publisher: New York : Atlantic Monthly Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st American edView all editions and formats
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Six satirical stories by an English writer. In The London Book of the Dead, a man learns about afterlife when he meets his dead mother walking in the street. In Understanding the Ur-Bororo, an anthropologist discovers that members of a Brazilian tribe derive their greatest pleasure from boring one another. By the author of My Idea of Fun.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Will Self
ISBN: 087113585X 9780871135858
OCLC Number: 31239454
Notes: Originally published: Great Britain : Bloomsbury, 1991.
Description: 211 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: The North London Book of the Dead --
Ward 9 --
Understanding the Ur-Bororo --
The Quantity Theory of Insanity --
Mono-cellular --
Waiting.
Responsibility: Will Self.

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Six satirical stories by an English writer. In The London Book of the Dead, a man learns about afterlife when he meets his dead mother walking in the street. In Understanding the Ur-Bororo, an anthropologist discovers that members of a Brazilian tribe derive their greatest pleasure from boring one another. By the author of My Idea of Fun.

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