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Author: Philip Roth
"With the lover everyday life recedes," Roth writes?and exhibiting all his skill as a brilliant observer of human passion, he presents in Deception the tightly enclosed world of adulterous intimacy with a directness that has no equal in American fiction. At the center of Deception are two adulterers in their hiding place. He is a middle-aged Ame...  more »
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ISBN-13: 9780679752943
ISBN-10: 0679752943
Pages: 208
  • Currently 4/5 Stars.

4 stars, based on 1 rating
Publisher: Vintage
Book Type: Paperback
Other Versions: Hardcover, Audio CD
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Not as good as some of his others.
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Parts of this book are astonishing -- brilliantly insightful and honestly written. Parts are a bit dense and pretentious, but still an intriguing meditation on themes of adultery, fidelity and the creative process.


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