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Existential errands.

Norman Mailer

Existential errands.

by Norman Mailer

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsPS3525.A4152
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 365 p. ;
Number of Pages365
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Open LibraryOL20368252M

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Boston: Little Brown, (). First edition. One of the dedication copies. From the collection of Adeline Lubell-Naiman.

INSCRIBED on dedication page below the printed names, "Could this be for your distinguished service in Maidstone dear old editor darling. BOST: Little, Brown, in NF dustwrapper. This is a review copy w/ review slip laid in of this book of 28 different articles by the author that were published between and Only flaw is one completely closed tear to front panel of dustwrapp.

This Library of America series edition is printed on acid-free paper and features Smyth-sewn binding, a full cloth cover, and a ribbon marker.

Project support for this volume was provided by The Norman Mailer Society. This volume is available for. Existentialism (/ ˌ ɛ ɡ z ɪ ˈ s t ɛ n ʃ əl ɪ z əm / or / ˌ ɛ k s ə ˈ s t ɛ n t ʃ ə ˌ l ɪ z əm /) is a tradition of philosophical enquiry which takes as its starting point the experience of the human subject—not merely the thinking subject, but the acting, feeling, living human individual.: 14–15 It is associated mainly with certain 19th- and 20th-century European.

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In Collected Essays of the s acclaimed Mailer biographer J. Michael Lennon gathers for the first time all the essential essays from the classic collections The Presidential Papers (), Cannibals and Christians (), and Existential Errands (), each a fascinating window on one of the most extraordinary and tumultuous decades in the.Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for Existential Errands by Dolan and Norman Mailer (, Paperback) at the best online prices at Seller Rating: % positive.Existential Therapies addresses these key questions, and more, by providing students and practitioners with an invaluable introduction to the diverse and multifaceted world of existential therapeutic practices.

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