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ISBN: 0143105477 / ISBN-13: 9780143105473

Humboldt's Gift

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For many years, the great poet Von Humboldt Fleisher and Charlie Citrine, a young man inflamed with a love for literature, were the best of friends. ... Show synopsis

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  • Humboldt's Gift (Penguin Books) – Trade paperback (2008)
    by Saul Bellow, Jeffrey Eugenides (Introduction by)

    Humboldt's Gift

    Trade paperback, Penguin Books
    2008
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    494 pages

    ISBN: 0143105477
    ISBN-13: 9780143105473

    Two twentieth-century literary masterpieces from the Nobel Prize winner Saul Bellow's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel explores the long friendship between Charlie Citrine, a young man with an intense passion for literature, and the great poet Von Humboldt Fleisher. At the time of his death, however, Humboldt is a failure, and Charlie's life is falling apart: his career is at a standstill, and he's enmeshed in an acrimonious divorce, infatuated with a highly unsuitable young woman, and involved with a neurotic mafioso. And ... Show more

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Overall customer rating: 5.000
Robert B

Great book!!

by Robert B on Jan 13, 2011

Funny and deep. There is a lot to think about in this intelligent book. Highly recommend.

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