The Bonfire of the Vanities

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BiblioLife, Nov 1, 2008 - 708 pages
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"The Bonfire of the Vanities" is vintage Wolfe--the #1 bestseller that will forever define late-20th-century New York style. "No one has portrayed New York society this accurately and devastatingly since Edith Wharton"--"The National Review."

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wanted to experience Tom Wolf, interesting, profane, "Tom Wolf's best-selling modern classic tells the story of Sherman McCoy, and elite Wall Street bond trader... With so many egos at stake... ...hilarious American satire" Read full review

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A long, but quick-moving, story of the fast downfall of a "Master of the Universe" bond trader, Sherman McCoy. The narrative generally follows the full-of-himself-but-afraid-to-leave-the-office-for-a ... Read full review

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