- Author:Walker Percy
- Publisher:Pocket; 1st edition (August 1, 1981)
- Pages:411 pages
- FB2 format1593 kb
- ePUB format1821 kb
- DJVU format1951 kb
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Walker Percy wrote several books of fiction and nonfiction, including the bestsellers The Moviegoer and The Thanatos Syndrome. I read Percy's "The Moviegoer" a few years before I read "The Second Coming
Walker Percy wrote several books of fiction and nonfiction, including the bestsellers The Moviegoer and The Thanatos Syndrome. He was awarded numerous prizes during his lifetime, including the National Book Award, and is considered one of the greatest American writers of our time. I read Percy's "The Moviegoer" a few years before I read "The Second Coming. I appreciated Percy's craft, but wasn't particularly fond of "Moviegoer. I, like most passionate readers, will devour all the works of an author when I find a new one I like.
May 28, 1916 – May 10, 1990) was an American writer, whose interests included philosophy and semiotics. Percy is known for his philosophical novels set in and around New Orleans, the first of which, The Moviegoer, won the . National Book Award for Fiction. Trained as a physician at Columbia University, Percy decided to instead become a writer following a bout of tuberculosis
The Second Coming is a novel by Walker Percy. It is a sequel to The Last Gentleman. It tells the story of middle-aged Will Barrett and his relationship with Allison, a young woman who has escaped from a mental hospital
The Second Coming is a novel by Walker Percy. It tells the story of middle-aged Will Barrett and his relationship with Allison, a young woman who has escaped from a mental hospital. The book was nominated for the National Book Critics Circle Award in 1980. The novel spends much of its content in unspoken but printed dialog of Will Barrett (the principal character) with himself and/or people he has dealt with in his past
Last Gentleman and The Second Coming.
Last Gentleman and The Second Coming. After moving from his native South to New York City, Will's most meaningful human connections come through the lens of a telescope in Central Park, from which he views the comings and goings of the eccentric Vaught family
The Second Coming book.
The Second Coming book.
Ordinarily he would not have given the cloud a second glance. But as he gazed at it from the bunker, it seemed to turn purple and gold at the bottom while the top went boiling up higher and higher like the cloud over Hiroshima. Another time, he sliced out-of-bounds, something he seldom did.
Original and profound, The Second Coming is a moving love story of two . Walker Percy (1916–1990) was one of the most prominent American writers of the twentieth century
Original and profound, The Second Coming is a moving love story of two damaged souls who find peace with each other Читать весь отзыв. THE SECOND COMING: A Novel. Пользовательский отзыв - Kirkus. Walker Percy (1916–1990) was one of the most prominent American writers of the twentieth century. Born in Birmingham, Alabama, he was the oldest of three brothers in an established Southern family that contained both a Civil War hero and a .
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