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The death of Eli Gold

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The new novel from David Baddiel, comedian, columnist and author of the critically-praised The Secret Purposes. In New York's Mt. Sinai hospital, the world's greatest living writer, Eli Gold, is dying. Witnessing his death are his precocious 8-year-old daughter by his present (fifth) wife, his anxiety-ridden 44-year-old son from his third marriage, and his 89-year-old first wife, watching on TV from a care home in London. And also, secretly, his fourth wife's fundamentalist Mormon brother, who has never got over his sister's death in a suicide pact with Eli, a suicide pact that he, Eli, survived. The Death of Eli Gold is a comedy, a thriller, and a meditation on love, death, aging, sex, fame, and the idea - the dying idea - of The Great Man.

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Added value:
with dust jacket
Author(s):
David Baddiel
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0007270836
ISBN-13:
9780007270835
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Fourth Estate
Title:
The Death of Eli Gold

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The new novel from David Baddiel, comedian, columnist and author of the critically-praised The Secret Purposes. In New York's Mt. Sinai hospital, the world's greatest living writer, Eli Gold, is dying. Witnessing his death are his precocious 8-year-old daughter by his present (fifth) wife, his anxiety-ridden 44-year-old son from his third marriage, and his 89-year-old first wife, watching on TV from a care home in London. And also, secretly, his fourth wife's fundamentalist Mormon brother, who has never got over his sister's death in a suicide pact with Eli, a suicide pact that he, Eli, survived. The Death of Eli Gold is a comedy, a thriller, and a meditation on love, death, aging, sex, fame, and the idea - the dying idea - of The Great Man.

Added value:
with dust jacket
Author(s):
David Baddiel
Condition:
Used: good
Edition:
1st
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0007270836
ISBN-13:
9780007270835
Number of pages:
0
Publisher:
Fourth Estate
Title:
The Death of Eli Gold

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