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Nights in New York City through the windows of a lone taxi. The rise and fall of a gay art dealer. Welcome to the literary world of Paul Auster in this excerpt from his novel, Brooklyn Follies. Included is an interview with Mary Morris about the novel, Bush's politics and how literature weighs in today in America.
260 pages
Published 2005 by leconte
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Apr 23, 2013 Graziano rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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"There are good moments, too," Tom would add, ... "Indelible moments of grace, tiny exaltations, unexpected miracles. Gliding through Times Square at three-thirty in the morning, and all the traffic is gone, and suddenly you're alone in the center of the world, with neon raining down on you from every corner of the sky. ... Or traveling across the Brooklyn Bridge ... (p. 23-25)
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versão bilingue english/italiano. Recomendo! (Comprado na Livraria da Piazza Galvani, a dois passos de casa, em Bolonha)
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Paul Auster is the bestselling author of Report from the Interior, Winter Journal, Sunset Park, Invisible, The Book of Illusions, and The New York Trilogy, among many other works. He has been awarded the Prince of Asturias Prize for Literature, the Prix Médicis Étranger, the Independent Spirit Award, and the Premio Napoli. He is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Letters, the American Ac ...more
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