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An armful of warm girl

by W. M. Spackman

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Published by Knopf : distributed by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby W. M. Spackman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.S732 Arm 1978, PS3569.P3 Arm 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination130 p. ;
Number of Pages130
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4551732M
ISBN 100394500008
LC Control Number77021170
OCLC/WorldCa3361293

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  “Gone Girl is that rare thing: a book that thrills and delights while holding up a mirror to how we live Through her two ultimately unreliable narrators, Flynn masterfully weaves the slow trickle of critical details with degree plot turns/5(K).   It was the height of the feminist revolution and one man was trying, unsuccessfully, to publish a book about a man amidst a midlife crisis. 25 years later, Esquire editor Gordon Lish read sections of An Armful of Warm Girl in a literary magazine and demanded that Knopf reconsider publishing it (they did). This week over at Bloom, Nicki Leone dives into the work of W.M. Spackman, .


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In San Francisco, where he. Spackman published his first novel, Heyday, in Although he soon after left his position as a classics professor to devote himself to writing, his second novel, An Armful of Warm Girl, did not find a publisher untilwhen Spackman was   Nicholas, you see, is well‐educated, and “An Armful of Warm Girl,” you see, is a very literary comedy of seduction, full of references to Dante, Shakespeare, Racine, Henry James, T.

Eliot. Described by Stanley Elkin as "this country's best-kept literary secret" and "a lost American classic," W. Spackman is one of the finest writers of the twentieth omnibus edition includes all five of the author's previously published novels: Heyday (and here presented with revisions the author made shortly before his death); and the critically acclaimed novels published between.

The book portrays no fewer than five writers, one of whom, Scrope Townshend, has written a novel remarkably like "An Armful of Warm Girl.". An Armful of Warm Girl () A Difference in Design () A Little Decorum, for Once () Heyday () A Presence with Secrets () As I Sauntered Out, One Mid-Century Morning (published posthumously in the following:) The Complete Fiction of W.M.

Spackman (Dalkey Archive Press, ). Author of An armful of warm girl, A difference of design, A little decorum, for once, On the decay of humanism, The complete fiction of W. Spackman, A presence with secrets, On. An Armful of Warm Girl by W.M.

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