William Gaddis's Agape Agape (Penguin Classics) PDF

By William Gaddis

ISBN-10: 0142437638

ISBN-13: 9780142437636

ISBN-10: 0670031313

ISBN-13: 9780670031313

William Gaddis released 4 novels in the course of his lifetime, tremendous and intricate books that helped inaugurate a brand new circulate in American letters. Now comes his ultimate paintings of fiction, a refined, centred fruits of his paintings and concepts. For greater than fifty years Gaddis accrued notes for a booklet in regards to the mechanization of the humanities, instructed when it comes to a social historical past of the participant piano in the USA. within the years earlier than his loss of life in 1998, he distilled the total mass right into a fiction, a dramatic monologue by way of an aged guy with a terminal affliction. carrying on with Gaddis's career-long mirrored image on these elements of company technological tradition which are uniquely damaging of the humanities, Agape Agape is a gorgeous fulfillment from one of many undeniable masters of postwar American fiction.

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