Some Trick

Some Trick For Sheer Unpredictable Brilliance, Gogol May Come To Mind, But No Author Alive Today Takes A Reader As Far As Helen DeWitt Into The Funniest, Most Yonder Dimensions Of Possibility Her Jumping Off Points Might Be Statistics, Romance, The Art World S Piranha Tank, Games Of Chance And Games Of Skill, The Travails Of Publishing, Or Success Look, A Character Begins To Explain, Laying Out Some Gambit Reasonably Enough, Even If Facing A World Of Boomeranging Counterfactuals, Situations Spinning Out To Their Utmost Logical Extremes, And Rube Goldberg Like Moving Parts, Where Things Prove Complicated Than They Had First Appeared And At 3 A.m The Circumstances Seem To Attenuate In Various Ways, Each Tale Carries DeWitt S Signature Poker Face Lament Regarding The Near Impossibility Of The Life Of The Mind When One Is Made To Pay To Have The Time For It, In A World So Sadly Taken Up With All Sorts Of Paraphernalia Superfluous, Not To Say Impedimental, To Ratiocination.

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  • Hardcover
  • 224 pages
  • Some Trick
  • Helen DeWitt
  • 05 August 2018
  • 0811227820