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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780142437292
  • ISBN: 0142437298
  • Physical Description: xxvi, 371 pages (softcover) ; 20 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Penguin Books, [2003]

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General Note:
"Introduction by Philip Roth"--Cover.
First published in the United States of America by The Viking Press 1964.
First published in Great Britain by Weidenfeld & Nicolson 1964.
Summary, etc.:
This is the story of Moses Herzog, a great sufferer, joker, mourner, and charmer. Although his life steadily disintegrates around himhe has failed as a writer and teacher, as a father, and has lost the affection of his wife to his best friends--Herzog sees himself as a survivor, both of his private disasters and those of the age. He writes unsent letters to friends and enemies, colleagues and famous people, revealing his wry perception of the world and the innermost secrets of his heart.
Subject: College teachers > Fiction.
Failure (Psychology) > Fiction.
Middle-aged men > Fiction.
Jewish men > Fiction.
FICTION / Classics.
FICTION / Literary.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Jewish fiction.

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