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The Moviegoer [electronic Resource]

By Walker Percy, 1916-1990

Percy’s National Book Award­–winning classic: A young man, torn between the forces of tradition and change, searches for meaning in post-war AmericaOn the cusp of his thirtieth birthday, Binx Bolling is a lost soul. A stockbroker and member of an established New Orleans family, Binx’s one escape is the movie theater that transports him from the falseness of his life. With Mardi Gras in full swing, Binx, along with his cousin Kate, sets out to find his true purpose amid the excesses of the carnival that surrounds him. Buoyant yet powerful, The Moviegoer is a poignant indictment of modern values, and an unforgettable story of a week that will change two lives forever. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Walker Percy including rare photos from the author’s estate.

Format

Ebook

Publish Date

2011

ISBN

9781453216255


Format: Ebook
Author: Percy, Walker, 1916-1990
Summary: Percy’s National Book Award­–winning classic: A young man, torn between the forces of tradition and change, searches for meaning in post-war AmericaOn the cusp of his thirtieth birthday, Binx Bolling is a lost soul. A stockbroker and member of an established New Orleans family, Binx’s one escape is the movie theater that transports him from the falseness of his life. With Mardi Gras in full swing, Binx, along with his cousin Kate, sets out to find his true purpose amid the excesses of the carnival that surrounds him. Buoyant yet powerful, The Moviegoer is a poignant indictment of modern values, and an unforgettable story of a week that will change two lives forever. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Walker Percy including rare photos from the author’s estate.
Title: The moviegoer [electronic resource] / Walker Percy.
Publisher Date: New York : Open Road Integrated Media, 2011.
Subject: Young men -- Fiction Stockbrokers -- Fiction FICTION / Literary. New Orleans (La.) -- Fiction
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Isbn: 9781453216255 (electronic bk.) 1453216251 (electronic bk.)
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Format: Ebook
Author: Percy, Walker, 1916-1990
Summary: Percy’s National Book Award­–winning classic: A young man, torn between the forces of tradition and change, searches for meaning in post-war AmericaOn the cusp of his thirtieth birthday, Binx Bolling is a lost soul. A stockbroker and member of an established New Orleans family, Binx’s one escape is the movie theater that transports him from the falseness of his life. With Mardi Gras in full swing, Binx, along with his cousin Kate, sets out to find his true purpose amid the excesses of the carnival that surrounds him. Buoyant yet powerful, The Moviegoer is a poignant indictment of modern values, and an unforgettable story of a week that will change two lives forever. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Walker Percy including rare photos from the author’s estate.
Title: The moviegoer [electronic resource] / Walker Percy.
Publisher, Date: New York : Open Road Integrated Media, 2011.
Description: 1 online resource.
Subjects: Young men -- Fiction
Subjects: Stockbrokers -- Fiction
Subjects: FICTION / Literary.
Subjects: New Orleans (La.) -- Fiction
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Genre: Electronic books.
Web Site: http://myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=4A4E6A62-5E73-4A47-AE37-B3145735ADE4 Click here to check out and download.
Web Site: http://myrcpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=4A4E6A62-5E73-4A47-AE37-B3145735ADE4 Click here to check out and download.
ISBN: 9781453216255 (electronic bk.)
ISBN: 1453216251 (electronic bk.)
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Call Number: PS3566.E6912
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