A Confederacy of Dunces: A Novel

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LSU Press, Mar 1, 2000 - Fiction - 360 pages
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Take Sheldon Cooper from the television show "The Big Bang Theory." Make him grossly overweight, flatulent, a liar, a pedant, hypocritical about what he believes in, long-winded, interested in the ... Read full review

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
25
Section 3
51
Section 4
71
Section 5
90
Section 6
112
Section 7
132
Section 8
159
Section 9
178
Section 10
202
Section 11
224
Section 12
260
Section 13
288
Section 14
324
Section 15
343
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John Kennedy Toole was born in New Orleans in 1937 and died in 1969. After graduating from Tulane University, he received a master's degree from Columbia University and taught at Hunter College, the University of Southwestern Louisiana, and Dominican College. Much of the first draft of Confederacy was written while he was in the army, stationed in Puerto Rico teaching English to new recruits.

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