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The late literary critic, essayist, and columnist offers a collection of essays on illness and dying exploring the "narrative" of his own illness, painting a portrait of the kind of doctor everyone wants, and urging others to oppose their illness. 20,000 first printing.
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"Succeeds brilliantly....He lives as a writer and we are the wealthier for it."
THE WASHINGTON POST BOOK WORLD
Anatyole Broyad, long-time book critic, book review editor, and essayist for THE NEW YORK TIMES wants to be remembered. He will be, with this collection of irreverent, humorous essays he wrote concerning the ordeals of life and death--many of which were written during the battle with cancer that led to his death in 1990.
A NEW YORK TIMES NOTABLE BOOK OF THE YEAR
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Anatole Broyard was a book critic, columnist, and editor for the New York Times for 18 years. He is the author of the critically acclaimed Intoxicated by My Illness and Kafka Was the Rage: A Greenwich Village Memoir. Broyard died in 1990 in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
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Book Description Clarkson Potter, 1992. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0517582163
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Book Description Clarkson Potter, 1992. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0517582163
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