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A Difficult Young Man (Langton Quartet)

Martin Boyd

A Difficult Young Man (Langton Quartet)

by Martin Boyd

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  • 35 Currently reading

Published by Penguin (Non-Classics) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Novels, other prose & writers,
  • Fiction,
  • Fiction / General

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsDorothy Green (Introduction)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9301624M
    ISBN 100140069062
    ISBN 109780140069068

    The book was published and went on to win a posthumous Pulitzer Prize. It's a hilarious account of a man who writes books in his bedroom but never publishes them, but it's also so much more than that.   The experience of such loss and the hard-won reclamation of identity form the bases of two new books. One is by a young man whose amnesia was a side effect of a prescribed medication.


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