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The Cardiff team

ten stories
  • 168 Pages
  • 2.21 MB
  • English
New Directions , New York
StatementGuy Davenport.
LC ClassificationsPS3554.A86 C37 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination168 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL986136M
ISBN 100811213358
LC Control Number96024208

The Cardiff Team: Ten Stories. Guy Davenport is one of America's foremost classical scholars, and the author of witty, erudite, sometimes breathtaking essays on literature, art, and culture.

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As The Washington Post noted, “It draws one in with its austere, beautifully formal sentences, its rich pattern of memory.”. The boyfriend in ""The Cardiff Team,"" in fact, neatly gives voice to the author's essential concern when he recalls that, as a child, he learned that ""finding out about what's in books and the.

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Readers familiar with Davenport's cerebral fictions (A Table of Green Fields,etc.) will find more of the same in his latest collection: a handful of Poundian collages that burst with intellect, and then some tiresome studies in higher pederasty.

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