By turns hilarious and alarming, "American Mischief" is an ambitious attempt to define the disorders of American culture. Originally published in 1970, the novel takes on sexual anarchy, political madness, the collapse of monogamy, and above all the high cost of extreme behavior. These aspects of American culture are richly illustrated by the novel s two protagonists: Professor Bernard Kovell, a supreme and comical narcissist who dotes on lofty analogies while performing very low acts, and Lenny Pincus, a young radical ...

American Mischief 2004, University of Wisconsin Press

ISBN-13: 9780299192549

Trade paperback

Select
American Mischief 1975, Quartet Books, London

ISBN-13: 9780704310902

New edition

Paperback

Select
American Mischief 1974, Signet Book

ISBN-13: 9780451061850

Mass-market paperback

Select
American Mischief 1973, Farrar Straus Giroux, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780374104214

Unknown binding

Select
American Mischief 1973, Jonathan Cape Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780224007184

Hardcover

Select