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Sabbath's Theater

by Philip Roth
ISBN: 9780099582014
Original price R 230.00 - Original price R 230.00
Original price R 230.00
R 230.00
R 230.00 - R 230.00
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Winner of the National Book Award for Fiction

Sabbath's Theater
is a comic creation of epic proportions, and Mickey Sabbath is its gargantuan hero. At sixty-four Sabbath is still defiantly antagonistic and exceedingly libidinous; sex is an obsession and a principle, an instrument of perpetual misrule in his daily existence. But after the death of his long-time mistress - an erotic free spirit whose great taste for the impermissible matches his own - Sabbath embarks on a turbulent journey into his past. Bereft and grieving, tormented by the ghosts of those who loved and hated him, he contrives a succession of farcical disasters that take him to the brink of madness and extinction.

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