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The Humbling
The Humbling
Author: Philip Roth
Everything is over for Simon Axler, the protagonist of Philip Roth?s startling new book. One of the leading American stage actors of his generation, now in his sixties, he has lost his magic, his talent, and his assurance. His Falstaff and Peer Gynt and Vanya, all his great roles, "are melted into air, into thin air." When he goes onstage he fee...  more »
ISBN-13: 9780547239699
ISBN-10: 0547239696
Publication Date: 11/2/2009
Pages: 160
  • Currently 2.3/5 Stars.

2.3 stars, based on 8 ratings
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Book Type: Hardcover
Other Versions: Paperback, Audio CD
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It's really more of a novella than a novel, but still a good read.