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The Crying of Lot 49

Thomas Pynchon - Author

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ISBN 9781101594605 | 13 Jun 2012 | The Penguin Press | 18 - AND UP
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The highly original satire about Oedipa Maas, a woman who finds herself enmeshed in a worldwide conspiracy, meets some extremely interesting characters and attains a not inconsiderable amount of self-knowledge.   



"The work of a virtuoso with prose.intricate symbolic order [is] akin to that of Joyce's Ulysses." --Chicago Tribune

"The comedy crackles, the puns pop the satire explodes." -- The New York Times

"A puzzle, an intrigue, a literary and historical tour de force with a strongly European flavor." --San Francisco Examiner





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