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THE EVERLASTING STORY OF NORY: A NOVEL

By: BAKER, NICHOLSON

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Random House: 1998

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000015156

ISBN: 0679439331

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


A tight clean first edition (as stated)protected in a new brodart wrapper. Sex and the adult cerebellum have tended to be Nicholson Baker's cherished subjects, and not necessarily in that order. In The Everlasting Story of N ory, however, he turns his literary microscopy in an entirely new directio n, exploring the consciousness of a child. Nory, we are told, "was a nine- year-old girl from America with straight brown bangs and brown eyes. She w as interested in dentistry or being a paper engineer when she grew up." Th is future dentist or paper engineer is also ensconced for a ye... View more info