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David Foster Wallace

Consider the Lobster: And Other Essays

€13,95

Do lobsters feel pain? Did Franz Kafka have a sick sense of humour? What is John Updike's deal anyway? And who won the Adult Video News' Female Performer of the Year Award the same year Gwyneth Paltrow won her Oscar? David Foster Wallace answers these questions and more in his new book of hilarious non-fiction. For this collection, David Foster Wallace immerses himself in the three-ring circus that is the presidential race in order to document one of the most vicious campaigns in recent history. Later he strolls from booth to booth at a lobster festival in Maine and risks life and limb to get to the bottom of the lobster question.

Format: Paperback
Published: in UK in 2005
Publisher: Abacus
Pages: 344
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780349119526
ISBN 10: 034911952X

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Consider the Lobster: And Other Essays

€13,95