Adventures of Augie March

Adventures of Augie March

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I am an American, Chicago born--Chicago, that somber city--and go at things as I have taught myself, free-style, and will make record in my own way: first to knock, first admitted; sometimes an innocent knock, sometimes a not so innocent. More info →
Dean’s December, The

Dean’s December, The

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Corde, who led the life of an executive in America-wasn't a college dean a kind of executive?-found himself six or seven thousand miles from his base, in Bucharest, in winter, shut up in an old-fashioned apartment. More info →
Humboldt’s Gift

Humboldt’s Gift

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The book of ballads published by Von Humboldt Fleisher in the Thirties was an immediate hit. More info →
Henderson the Rain King

Henderson the Rain King

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What made me take this trip to Africa? More info →
Dangling Man

Dangling Man

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There was a time when people were in the habit of addressing themselves frequently and felt no shame at making a record of their inward transactions. More info →
Herzog

Herzog

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If I am out of my mind, it's all right with me, thought Moses Herzog. More info →
Seize the Day

Seize the Day

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When it came to concealing his troubles, Tommy Wilhelm was not less capable than the next fellow. More info →
Victim, The

Victim, The

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On some nights New York is as hot as Bangkok. More info →
Mr. Sammler’s Planet

Mr. Sammler’s Planet

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Shortly after dawn, or what would have been dawn in a normal sky, Mr. Artur Sammler with his bushy eye took in the books and papers of his West Side bedroom and suspected strongly that they were the wrong books, the wrong papers. More info →