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Barbary shore

Norman Mailer

Barbary shore

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Published by Panther in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York: Rinehart, 1951; London: Cape, 1952.

Statementby Norman Mailer.
The Physical Object
Pagination256p. ;
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17273620M
ISBN 100586038248


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About Barbary Shore. Published at the height of the McCarthy era, Norman Mailer’s audacious novel of socialism is at once an elegy and an indictment, a sinuous moral thriller and an intellectual slugfest. Wounded during World War II, Mike Lovett is an amnesiac, and much of his past is a secret to himself.

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Despite the great success of his first book, “The Naked and the Dead,” which he wrote at twenty-three, and despite the merits of his second and third novels, “Barbary Shore” and “The.

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But around the time Mailer had such trouble completing "The Deer Park" () to his satisfaction, there appeared the toughie who hated the nice Jewish boy--and began talking about himself in public. " Barbary Shore [is] about the kind of country--and what you might call the psychic territory--that American war heroes were returning to." -- The Guardian Praise for Norman Mailer "[Norman Mailer] loomed over American letters longer and larger than any other writer of his generation."Brand: Norman Mailer.

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From the collection of Adeline Lubell-Naiman. INSCRIBED To Adel and Lucky / - from the sweet / megalomaniac / With love / Norman / April Head of spine creased and bumped, edge wear to the cheap boards, light foxing to endpapers, small stain to fore edge, otherwise about very good in lightly chipped dust jacket with rubbing to edges and folds.

His other books include Barbary Shore (), The Deer Park (US chapter) from to and was winner of the National Book Award for Arts and Letters in and of the Pulitzer Prize twice, once in and again in Norman Mailer was married six times and had nine children.

He died in November The early novel Barbary Shore under review here only confirms that estimation of his proper place. This is not a Mailer gem. This novel was written shortly after Mailer's huge success with the Naked and the Dead and seemingly shared the fate of many second novels- failure to live up to expectations/5(3).

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