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Signposts in a strange land

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A captivating collection of writings on Southern life by one of the masters of American literature Published just after Walker Percy's death, Signposts in a Strange Land takes readers through the philosophical, religious, and literary ideas of one of the South's most profound and unique thinkers. Each essay is laced with wit and insight into the human condition. From race relations and the mysteries of existence, to Catholicism and the joys of drinking bourbon, this collection offers a window into the underpinnings of Percy's celebrated novels and brings to light the stirring thoughts and voice of a giant of twentieth century literature.
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9780374263911
9781453216378
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Grouping Title signposts in a strange land
Grouping Author percy walker
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-08-11 04:21:02AM
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subject_facet Electronic books, Fiction -- Authorship, Novelists, American -- 20th century -- Interviews, Percy, Walker, -- 1916-1990 -- Interviews, Southern States -- Civilization
title_display Signposts in a strange land
title_full Signposts in a strange land / Walker Percy ; edited with an introduction by Patrick Samway, Signposts in a strange land [electronic resource] / Walker Percy
title_short Signposts in a strange land
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