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A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again: Essays and Arguments
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Back Bay Books
Publication date February 2, 1998
Binding Paperback
Edition Reprint
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780316925280
ISBN-10 0316925284
Dimensions 1 by 6.25 by 9.25 in.
Weight 1.05 lbs.
Original list price $16.00
Summaries and Reviews
Summary
Acclaimed as one of 'Generation X''s most talented writers, the author of Infinite Jest presents seven witty, compelling essays on subjects ranging from tennis to literary theory to forced fun aboard an ocean liner. Reprint. Tour. NYT.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: In this exuberantly praised book - a collection of seven pieces on subjects ranging from television to tennis, from the Illinois State Fair to the films of David Lynch, from postmodern literary theory to the supposed fun of traveling aboard a Caribbean luxury cruiseliner - David Foster Wallace brings to nonfiction the same curiosity, hilarity, and exhilarating verbal facility that has delighted readers of his fiction, including the bestselling Infinite Jest.

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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780316919890
 
from Little Brown & Co (February 1, 1997)
9780316919890 | details & prices | 353 pages | 6.50 × 9.75 × 1.25 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $25.99
About: A collection of keen observations, witty analyses, and essays on a wide range of subjects exposes the fault lines in today's society
Paperback
Book cover for 9780316925280
 
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Reprint edition from Back Bay Books (February 2, 1998)
9780316925280 | details & prices | 6.25 × 9.25 × 1.00 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $16.00
About: A collection of keen observations, witty analyses, and essays on a wide range of subjects exposes the fault lines in today's society
Miscellaneous
With David Foster Wallace | from Back Bay Books (November 23, 2009)
9780316090520 | details & prices | List price $9.99

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