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A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again

Essays and Arguments

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Regular Price $10.99

Regular Price $13.99 CAD

This item is a preorder. Your payment method will be charged immediately, and the product is expected to ship on or around November 23, 2009. This date is subject to change due to shipping delays beyond our control.

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Nov 23, 2009

Page Count

368 Pages

ISBN-13

9780316090520

Genre

Nonfiction / Humor / Form / Essays

Description

These widely acclaimed essays from the author of Infinite Jest – on television, tennis, cruise ships, and more — established David Foster Wallace as one of the preeminent essayists of his generation. 

In this exuberantly praised book — a collection of seven pieces on subjects ranging from television to tennis, from the Illinois State Fair to the films of David Lynch, from postmodern literary theory to the supposed fun of traveling aboard a Caribbean luxury cruiseliner — David Foster Wallace brings to nonfiction the same curiosity, hilarity, and exhilarating verbal facility that has delighted readers of his fiction, including the bestselling Infinite Jest.

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