Fame and Folly

Fame and Folly

by Cynthia Ozick
     
 

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From one of America's great literary figures, a new collection of essays on eminent writers and their work, and on the war between art and life. The perilous intersection of writers' lives with public and private dooms is the fertile subject of many of these remarkable essays from such literary giants as T.S. Eliot, Isaac Babel, Salman Rushdieand Henry James.

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From one of America's great literary figures, a new collection of essays on eminent writers and their work, and on the war between art and life. The perilous intersection of writers' lives with public and private dooms is the fertile subject of many of these remarkable essays from such literary giants as T.S. Eliot, Isaac Babel, Salman Rushdieand Henry James.

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Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
Entries on T.S. Eliot and Saul Bellow are the highlights of the latest collection from the master essayist. (June)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780679767541
Publisher:
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
Publication date:
05/28/1997
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
5.21(w) x 8.02(h) x 0.63(d)

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