A Confederacy of Dunces

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  • Author : John Kennedy Toole
  • Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
  • Pages : 416 pages
  • ISBN : 9780802197627
  • Rating : 3/5 from 1042 reviews
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A Confederacy of Dunces

A Confederacy of Dunces
  • Author : John Kennedy Toole
  • Publisher : Grove/Atlantic, Inc.
  • Release : 01 December 2007
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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize “A masterwork . . . the novel astonishes with its inventiveness . . . it is nothing less than a grand comic fugue.”—The New York Times Book Review A Confederacy of Dunces is an American comic masterpiece. John Kennedy Toole's hero, one Ignatius J. Reilly, is "huge, obese, fractious, fastidious, a latter-day Gargantua, a Don Quixote of the French Quarter. His story bursts with wholly original characters, denizens of New Orleans' lower depths, incredibly true-to-life dialogue, and the zaniest series

A Confederacy of Dunces

A Confederacy of Dunces
  • Author : John Kennedy Toole
  • Publisher : Evergreen Book
  • Release : 18 October 1980
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An obese New Orleans misanthrope who constantly rebukes society, Ignatius Reilly gets a job at his mother's urging but ends up leading a workers' revolt, in a twentieth anniversary edition of the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel. Reprint.

A Confederacy of Dunces Cookbook

A Confederacy of Dunces Cookbook
  • Author : Cynthia LeJeune Nobles
  • Publisher : LSU Press
  • Release : 12 October 2015
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In John Kennedy Toole's iconic novel, Ignatius J. Reilly is never short of opinions about food or far away from his next bite. Whether issuing gibes such as "canned food is a perversion," or taking a break from his literary ambitions with "an occasional cheese dip," this lover of Lucky Dogs, café au lait, and wine cakes navigates 1960s New Orleans focused on gastronomical pursuits. For the novel's millions of fans, Cynthia LeJeune Nobles's "A Confederacy of Dunces" Cookbook offers

A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole Book Analysis

A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole  Book Analysis
  • Author : Bright Summaries
  • Publisher : BrightSummaries.com
  • Release : 31 May 2018
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Unlock the more straightforward side of A Confederacy of Dunces with this concise and insightful summary and analysis ! This engaging summary presents an analysis of A Confederacy of Dunces by John Kennedy Toole, a picaresque novel which follows the life of Ignatius J. Reilly, an eccentric, self-absorbed layabout whose endeavours always seem to be doomed to failure. The novel’s comic tone stands in sharp contrast to its bleak portrayal of working-class life, and it has been lauded for its

A Confederacy of Dunces

A Confederacy of Dunces
  • Author : John Kennedy Toole
  • Publisher : LSU Press
  • Release : 01 September 2004
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Released by Louisiana State University Press in 1980, A Confederacy of Dunces is nothing short of a publishing phenomenon. Rejected by countless publishers and submitted by the author's mother years after his suicide, the book won the 1981 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. Today there are almost two million copies in print worldwide in eighteen languages. Now, for the first time, John Kennedy Toole's comic masterpiece is available in a large print edition. Toole's lunatic and sage novel introduces one of the most

A Confederacy of Dunces 35th Anniversary Edition

A Confederacy of Dunces  35th Anniversary Edition
  • Author : John Kennedy Toole
  • Publisher : LSU Press
  • Release : 11 August 2014
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After more than three decades, the peerless wit and indulgent absurdity of A Confederacy of Dunces continues to attract new readers. Though the manuscript was rejected by many publishers during Toole's lifetime, his mother successfully published the book years after her son's suicide, and it won the 1981 Pulitzer Prize for fiction. This literary underdog and comic masterpiece has sold more than two million copies in twenty-three languages. The 35th anniversary edition of A Confederacy of Dunces celebrates Toole's novel as

Theology and Geometry

Theology and Geometry
  • Author : Leslie Marsh
  • Publisher : Lexington Books
  • Release : 15 February 2020
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This collection, the first of its kind, brings together specially commissioned academic essays to mark fifty years since the death of John Kennedy Toole.

Ken and Thelma

Ken and Thelma
  • Author : Fletcher, Joel
  • Publisher : Pelican Publishing
  • Release : 31 March 2005
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"Ken has a real gift for mimicry and a refined sense of the absurd . . . the English faculty . . .both fear and court Ken because of his biting comic talent." --from Joel L. Fletcher's journal John Kennedy Toole's first published novel, A Confederacy of Dunces, which Walker Percy called a"gargantuan tumultuous human tragi-comedy," became a publishing phenomenon, with almost two million copies in print worldwide in eighteen languages. The book's outrageous protagonist, Ignatius Reilly, is an icon of contemporary American fiction.

A Cornucopia of Dunderheads

A Cornucopia of Dunderheads
  • Author : John Kennedy Toole
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release : 01 December 2015
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WHAT MIGHT HAVE HAPPENED TO IGNATIUS J. REILLY? In this parody of A CONFEDERACY OF DUNCES by John Kennedy Toole, John Kennedy Toole Jr. plunges Ignatius J. Reilly into a New York City winter wonderland, where our Falstaffian hero inadvertently becomes vice president of the Charlie Chan Chinese Fortune Cookie Company, and where he finds a recently unearthed slip of paper that contains an occult secret for overthrowing the governments of the world (in a most unusual way, of course).

Ken and Thelma

Ken and Thelma
  • Author : Joel L. Fletcher
  • Publisher : Pelican Publishing
  • Release : 18 October 2021
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"Ken has a real gift for mimicry and a refined sense of the absurd . . . the English faculty . . .both fear and court Ken because of his biting comic talent." --from Joel L. Fletcher's journal John Kennedy Toole's first published novel, A Confederacy of Dunces, which Walker Percy called a"gargantuan tumultuous human tragi-comedy," became a publishing phenomenon, with almost two million copies in print worldwide in eighteen languages. The book's outrageous protagonist, Ignatius Reilly, is an icon of contemporary American fiction.

Butterfly in the Typewriter

Butterfly in the Typewriter
  • Author : Cory MacLauchlin
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release : 27 March 2012
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The saga of John Kennedy Toole is one of the greatest stories of American literary history. After writing A Confederacy of Dunces, Toole corresponded with Robert Gottlieb of Simon & Schuster for two years. Exhausted from Gottlieb’s suggested revisions, Toole declared the publication of the manuscript hopeless and stored it in a box. Years later he suffered a mental breakdown, took a two-month journey across the United States, and finally committed suicide on an inconspicuous road outside of Biloxi. Following