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Irving, John: In One Person

Spanning fifty years, In One Person is an breathtaking examination of sexual identity

A compelling novel of desire, secrecy, and sexual identity, In One Person is a story of unfulfilled love - tormented, funny, and affecting - and an impassioned embrace of our sexual differences. Billy, the bisexual narrator and main character, tells the tragicomic story (lasting more than half a century) of his life as a 'sexual suspect', a phrase first used by John Irving in 1978 - in his landmark novel of 'terminal cases' , The World According to Garp .

His most political novel since The Cider House Rules and A Prayer for Owen Meany , John Irving's In One Person is a poignant tribute to Billy's friends and lovers - a theatrical cast of characters who defy category and convention. Not least, In One Person is an intimate and unforgettable portrait of the solitariness of a bisexual man who is dedicated to making himself 'worthwhile'.


Verlag: Transworld Seiten: 621 S. Erscheinungsjahr: 2013 Ausführung: Taschenbuch (kartoniert)

Référence: 9780552778459
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Verlag Random House UK
Einband Kartonierter Einband (Kt)
Erscheinungsjahr 2013
Seitenangabe 624 S.
Meldetext Versandbereit innert 48 Stunden
Ausgabekennzeichen Englisch
Masse H17.8 cm x B11.0 cm x D3.7 cm 328 g
Coverlag Black Swan (Imprint/Brand)
Autor*in Irving, John
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