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Mylife as a man

Philip Roth

Mylife as a man

by Philip Roth

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Published by Harmondsworth, Penguin in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, New York , Holt, Rinehart and Winston London , Cape, 1974.

StatementPhilip Roth.
The Physical Object
Pagination330p. ;
Number of Pages330
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21142234M
ISBN 100140076808

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A fiction-within-a-fiction, a labyrinthine edifice of funny, mournful, and harrowing meditations on the fatal impasse between a man and a woman, My Life as a Man is Roth’s most blistering novel.

At its heart lies the marriage of Peter and Maureen Tarnopol, a gifted young writer and the woman who wants to be his muse but who instead is his nemesis.

My Life as a Man Finalist, National Book Awards for Fiction. Philip Roth. In the s Philip Roth won America's four major literary awards in succession: the National Book Critics Circle Award for Patrimony (), the PEN/Faulkner Award for Operation Shylock ().

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Owning my own 'library' was my only materialistic ambition; in fact, trying to decide which two of these thousands of books to buy that week, I would frequently get so excited that by the time the purchase was.

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Directed by Robert Ellis Miller. With Robyn Douglass, Marc Singer, Laraine Newman, Miriam Flynn. To land a sportswriting job on a national magazine run by a chauvinistic editor, an aspiring female reporter convincingly disguises herself as a man to get the inside story/10(89).A fiction-within-a-fiction, a labyrinthine edifice of funny, mournful, and harrowing meditations on the fatal impasse between a man and a woman, My Life as a Man is Roth's most blistering novel.

At its heart lies the marriage of Peter and Maureen Tarnopol, a gifted young writer and the woman who wants to be his muse but who instead is his nemesis.