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Umbrella - a book by Self, Will


Umbrella( )
Author: Self, Will
Publication Date:Jan 2013
Publisher:Grove/Atlantic, Incorporated
Imprint:Grove Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $25.00
Book Description:

"A brother is as easily forgotten as an umbrella."--James Joyce,Ulysses Umbrella, the latest novel by the cuttingly intelligent Will Self, arcs between pre-World-War-I London and a mental hospital in 1971. The title refers to a recurring motif in the book, which appears most notably in the sections that take place at the mental hospital, where the nurses call for an "umbrella” when they need to inject a patient with a sedative. The book challenges...
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Detailed Subjects: Fiction / Psychological
Fiction / Historical
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6 x 9 x 1.41 Inches
Book Weight:1.5 Pounds

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