Living by Fiction
The author of Pilgrim at Tinker Creek on contemporary writers who "matter, " from Calvino to Marquez. "Stimulating."-- "New York Times Book Review" "Stimulating." "--New York Times Book Review"
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- Paperback | 192 pages
- 134.62 x 198.12 x 15.24mm | 181.44g
- 05 Jan 2000
- HarperCollins Publishers Inc
- New York, NY, United States
"Stimulating."-- "New York Times Book Review""Everyone who timidly, bombastically, reverently, scholastically--even fraudulently--essays to 'live the life of the mind' should read this book. It's elegant and classy, like caviar and champagne, and like these two items, it's over much too soon."-- Carolyn See, "Los Angeles Times""Living by Fiction is a stimulating book, one of those in which quality of thought and felicity of prose seem consequences of one another."-- Vance Bourjaily, "New York Times Book Review