The Crying of Lot 49

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Harper Collins, Apr 1, 1999 - Fiction - 152 pages
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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.

  

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
13
Section 3
31
Section 4
38
Section 5
64
Section 6
80
Section 7
120
Section 8
153
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About the author (1999)

Thomas Pynchon was born in 1937. His books include The Crying of Lot 49, Gravity's Rainbow, Vineland, and Mason & Dixon.

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