Spurious
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Brooklyn, N.Y. : Melville House Pub., c2011, 2010.
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Book
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188 pages ; 20 cm.
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Main Library - Adult Fiction
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In a raucous debut that summons up Britain's fabled Goon Show comedies, writer and philosopher Lars Iyer tells the story of someone very like himself with a "slightly more successful" friend and their journeys in search of more palatable literary conferences where they serve better gin.Another reason for their journeys- the narrator's home is slowly being taken over by a fungus that no on seems to know what to do about. Before it completely swallows his house, the narrator feels compelled to solve some major philosophical questions (such as "Why?") and the meaning of his urge to write, as well as the source of the fungus... before it's too late. Or, he has to move.Watch for the sequel to Spurious- Dogma, coming next year...
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9781935554288 (pbk.), 193555428X (pbk.)
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APA Citation (style guide)

Iyer, L. (20112010). Spurious. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Melville House Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation (style guide)

Iyer, Lars. 20112010. Spurious. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Melville House Pub.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities Citation (style guide)

Iyer, Lars, Spurious. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Melville House Pub, 20112010.

MLA Citation (style guide)

Iyer, Lars. Spurious. Brooklyn, N.Y.: Melville House Pub, 20112010. Print.

Note! Citation formats are based on standards as of July 2010. Citations contain only title, author, edition, publisher, and year published. Citations should be used as a guideline and should be double checked for accuracy.
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