A nice copy of this genius collection of ten essays by the late, great novelist David Foster Wallace. 'Consider The Lobster' is also the title of one of the essays, first published in Gourmet magazine in 2004
The style of Wallace's writing across the ten essays is clear and thoughtful whilst the tone is hugely diverse, making this collection a real joy to read for fans of his work. The essays included are:
"Big Red Son"
"Certainly the End of Something or Other, One Would Sort of Have to Think"
"Some Remarks on Kafka's Funniness from Which Probably Not Enough Has Been Removed"
"Authority and American Usage"
"The View from Mrs. Thompson's"
"How Tracy Austin Broke My Heart"
"Consider the Lobster"
"Joseph Frank's Dostoevsky"
Publication Date: 2007
Book Condition: Very Good