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Author Wolfe, Tom.

Title The bonfire of the vanities / Tom Wolfe
Published London : Cape, 1988


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Description 659 pages
regular print
Series Vintage classics
Vintage classics.
Summary Sherman McCoy is a WASP, bond trader and self-appointed 'Master of the Universe'. He has a fashionable wife, a Park Avenue apartment and a Southern mistress. His spectacular fall begins the moment he is involved in a hit-and-run accident in the Bronx
Analysis Fiction in English American writers 1945- Texts
Notes Fiction in English. American writers,. 1945- - Texts (BNB/PRECIS)
Originally published: New York : Farrar, Straus, 1987
Subject City and town life -- Fiction.
Stockbrokers -- Fiction.
Traffic accidents -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fiction.
LC no. 87017691
ISBN 0224024396