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Panisse added a title to their For later shelf Oct 18 2018
Toole's lunatic and sage novel introduces one of the most memorable characters in American literature, Ignatius Reilly, whom Walker Percy dubs "slob extraordinaire, a mad Oliver Hardy, a fat Don Quixote, a perverse Thomas Aquinas rolled into one."...
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Panisse added a title to their For later shelf Oct 18 2018
"The saga of John Kennedy Toole is one of the greatest stories of American literary history. After writing A Confederacy of Dunces, Toole corresponded with Robert Gottlieb of Simon & Schuster for two years. Exhausted from Gottlieb's suggested...
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Panisse added a title to their For later shelf Sep 19 2018
Sue Trinder is an orphan, left as an infant in the care of Mrs. Sucksby, a "baby farmer," who raised her with unusual tenderness, as if Sue were her own. Mrs. Sucksby's household, with its fussy babies calmed with doses of gin, also hosts a...
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Panisse added a title to their For later shelf Sep 19 2018
Sue Trinder is an orphan, left as an infant in the care of Mrs. Sucksby, a "baby farmer," who raised her with unusual tenderness, as if Sue were her own. Mrs. Sucksby's household, with its fussy babies calmed with doses of gin, also hosts a...
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Panisse added a title to their For later shelf Aug 22 2018
To pay for her drama studies, Lisa works at a Manhattan bar. There she meets Arthur Costello, a young emergency doctor. He looks like he has it all. But Arthur is not a man like other men. Two years earlier, he inherited the residence of his...
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