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Erasure

£5.99

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Avant-garde novelist and college professor, woodworker, and fly fisherman - Thelonious Ellison has never allowed race to define his identity. But as both a writer and an African American he is offended and angered by the success of 'We's Lives in Da Getto'. Hitting back with a pseudonymously published parody, "My Pafology" (later retitled "Fuck"), he is caught up in something bigger than he anticipated as "Fuck" becomes a runaway bestseller. Trapped leading a double life, and with his family splintering and suffering around him, demand starts to grow for a public appearance...With equal measures of sympathy and satirical virtuosity, Percival Everett skewers the conventions of racial, political and social correctness. Covers and page edges lightly marked, interior tanned but clean. Binding tight. A section in the middle, with different-coloured pages, gives the text of "Fuck", the novel within the novel.

Item details

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Percival Everett
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
21 x 15 cm
Edition:
First UK Edition (2003)
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0571215882
ISBN-13:
9780571215881
Number of pages:
294
Publisher:
Faber
Title:
Erasure

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Avant-garde novelist and college professor, woodworker, and fly fisherman - Thelonious Ellison has never allowed race to define his identity. But as both a writer and an African American he is offended and angered by the success of 'We's Lives in Da Getto'. Hitting back with a pseudonymously published parody, "My Pafology" (later retitled "Fuck"), he is caught up in something bigger than he anticipated as "Fuck" becomes a runaway bestseller. Trapped leading a double life, and with his family splintering and suffering around him, demand starts to grow for a public appearance...With equal measures of sympathy and satirical virtuosity, Percival Everett skewers the conventions of racial, political and social correctness. Covers and page edges lightly marked, interior tanned but clean. Binding tight. A section in the middle, with different-coloured pages, gives the text of "Fuck", the novel within the novel.

Added value:
First Edition
Author(s):
Percival Everett
Condition:
Fine
Dimensions:
21 x 15 cm
Edition:
First UK Edition (2003)
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0571215882
ISBN-13:
9780571215881
Number of pages:
294
Publisher:
Faber
Title:
Erasure

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