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John Cheever: Complete Novels

John Cheever: Complete Novels

by John Cheever

Publisher: Library of America, The
ISBN: 9781598530353
Pages: 960
Format: pdf, ePub, mobi, fb2
File size: 24 Mb
Date posting: 2021-04-19


Published to coincide with editor Blake Bailey?s groundbreaking new biography, here are the five novels of John Cheever, together in one volume for the first time. In these dazzling works Cheever laid bare the failings and foibles of not just the ascendant postwar elite but also the fallen Yankee aristocrats who stubbornly? and often grotesquely and hilariously?cling to their shabby gentility as the last vestige of former glory. Complete Novels gathers: the riotous family saga The Wapshot Chronicle (winner of the National Book Award) and its sequel The Wapshot Scandal (winner of the William Dean Howells Medal); the dark suburban drama Bullet Park (?a magnificent work of fiction,? John ...