Reuben by John Edgar Wideman

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253pages. 20,4x14x2cm. Broché.

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Published September 1, 1991 by Gallimard.
Genres: Literature & Fiction. Fiction

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Full of dazzling set pieces and flights of urban fancy, Wideman's first novel since his award-winning Sent For You Yesterday never quite coheres—it's a sprawling meditation on "the evil men do to their fellow men," and what holds it (tenuously) together is the "tired old Uncle Remus man" ce...

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