Eustace Chisholm and the Works

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Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1967 - Depressions - 241 pages
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User Review  - Larou - LibraryThing

This seems to be the month of forgotten 20th century American novelists for me – after Maureen Howard’s brilliant Natural History, now James Purdy with his novel Eustace Chisholm & the Works. Purdy ... Read full review

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this is the story of an older man's fascination with a younger man under condititions where the desire is unlikely to be fulfilled. The work is reminiscent of Mann's, Death in Venice. I read this as a ... Read full review

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