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作者 Amis, Martin, author
書名 Essays. Selections
The rub of time : Bellow, Nabokov, Hitchens, Travolta, Trump: essays and reportage, 1994-2017 / Martin Amis
出版項 New York ; Toronto : Alfred A. Knopf, 2018
國際標準書號 9781400044535
9780735273795 (eBook)
9780224076111 (Jonathan Cape)
9780735273788 (Vintage Canada)
book jacket
館藏地 索書號 處理狀態 OPAC 訊息 條碼
 人文社會聯圖  PR6051.M5 A6 2018    在架上    30610020567863
 人社中心  PR6051.M5 A6 2018    到期 04-13-20    30560400646755
版本 First edition
說明 xiii, 392 pages ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
附註 "This is a Borzoi book"
"Originally published in hardcover in Great Britain by Jonathan Cape"--Title page verso
Includes index
"The definitive collection of essays and reportage written during the past thirty years from one of most provocative and widely read writers--with new commentary by the author. For more than thirty years, Amis has turned his keen intellect and unrivaled prose loose on an astonishing range of topics--politics, sports, celebrity, America, and, of course, literature. Now, at last, these incomparable essays have been gathered together. Here is Amis at the 2011 GOP Iowa Caucus, where, squeezed between "windbreakers and woolly hats," he pours over The Ron Paul Family Cookbook and laments the absence of "our Banquo," Herman Cain. He writes about finally confronting the effects of aging on his athletic prowess. He revisits, time and time again, the worlds of Bellow and Nabokov, his "twin peaks," masters who have obsessed and inspired him. Brilliant, incisive, and savagely funny, The Rub of Time is a vital addition to any Amis fan's bookshelf, and the perfect primer for readers discovering his fierce and tremendous journalistic talents for the first time"-- Provided by publisher
主題 Reportage literature, American
LITERARY CRITICISM / Books & Reading. bisacsh
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