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Fiction & PoetryModern & contemporary fiction post c 1945 Publisher: The New York Review of Books, Inc Publication Date: 09/01/1999 ISBN-13: 9781590171219  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
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Think about it. Boredom is not merely the lack of things to do, it's symptomatic of a deeper alienation. Superlatively presented here by Moravia who is perhaps better known for Contempt, which became Godards Le Mepris. His measured tone and attention to detail caused me to miss many bus stops over the last few weeks. This is dark, disillusioned Camusian youth at its zenith. - Seb.

Charing Cross Rd Bookshop - 22/02/2011

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