David Foster Wallace
The Pale King
The Internal Revenue Service Regional Examination Centre in Peoria, Illinois, 1985. Here the workers fight a never-ending war against the urgency of their own boredom. Here then, squeezed between the trivial and the quotidian, lies all human life.
Published: in UK in 2012
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
ISBN 13: 9780141046730
ISBN 10: 0141046732
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