The Sportswriter

The Sportswriter

Paperback - 1995
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"As a sportwriter, Frank Bascombe makes his living studying people--men, mostly--who live entirely within themselves. This is a condition that Frank himself aspires to. But at thirty-eight, he suffers from incurable dreaminess, occasional pounding of the heart, and the not-too-distant losses of a career, a son, and a marriage. And in the course of Easter week in which Richard Ford's wonderfully eloquent and moving novel transpires, Bascombe will end up losing the remains of his familiar life, though with spirits soaring."--
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1995, c1986
Edition: 2nd ed
ISBN: 9780679762102
0679762108
Branch Call Number: FORD R
Ford, R
Characteristics: 375 pages ; 21 cm

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