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Jonathan Franzen

How to Be Alone


The Harper's Essay' is reprinted in this volume alongside personal essays and painstaking, often funny reportage. Although his subjects range widely, each piece wrestles with the erosion of civic life and private dignity, and the hidden persistence of loneliness in postmodern America.

Format: Paperback
Published: in UK in 2004
Publisher: HarperPerennial
Pages: 306
Language: English
ISBN 13: 9780007153589
ISBN 10: 0007153589

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How to Be Alone