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The destiny thief : essays on writing, writers and life / Richard Russo.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781524733513
  • ISBN: 1524733512
  • Physical Description: 205 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, 2018.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
The destiny thief -- The gravestone and the commode (The Sewanee review, summer 2017) -- Getting good (The Sewanee review, fall 2017) -- Address to the graduates of Colby College -- The Pickwick papers (introduction to Modern Library Classics edition, 2003) -- Imagining Jenny (afterword to Jennifer Boylan's She's not there: a life in two genders, 2003) -- What frogs think : a defense of omniscience -- Mark Twain's nonfiction (introduction to volume 2, Everyman's Library edition, 2016) -- The boss in Bulgaria.
Summary, etc.:
"In these nine essays, [the author] provides insight into his life as a writer, teacher, friend, and reader"--Amazon.com.
Subject: American essays > 21st century.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Literary Figures.
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY / Personal Memoirs.
LITERARY COLLECTIONS / Essays.
American essays.
Genre: Essays.
Nonfiction.
Essays.