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The Mayor"s Tongue

Nathaniel Rich

The Mayor"s Tongue

by Nathaniel Rich

  • 33 Want to read
  • 36 Currently reading

Published by Riverhead Hardcover .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary,
  • Fiction / Literary,
  • General,
  • Fiction,
  • Children"s 12-Up - Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages320
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12434353M
    ISBN 101594489904
    ISBN 109781594489907

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    Apr 30,  · Review: The Mayor’s Tongue. Brooklyn’s latest star in literary firmament. By Nathaniel Rich Chatto & Windus £ The book that changed me. Keren David. Thursday, November 17, Author: Frances Shaw. should add, however, that this new edition of the book has had the accidental advantage of a critical overlooking by a professor of the tongue in question- one of undoubted authority:in fact he is a gentleman who adopted it for urgent personal reasons in the first year of his existence.


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The young man is Eugene Brentani, a devotee of the reclusive author and adventurer Constance Eakins, who goes to Trieste to find the girl he loves, who has in turn gone there herself to find Eakins.

“I read The Mayor's Tongue with ever-increasing delight, rooting with all my heart for the young protagonist on his near-mythic quest. This is an elegantly-structured, brilliantly-told novel, by turns terrifying, touching, and wildly funny, and always generous and magical a brave book, a novel brimming with brio.”.

Editions for The Mayor's Tongue: (Hardcover published in ), X (Paperback published in ), (Paperback published in 2.Jan 17,  · Nathaniel Rich has written a debut novel that is, perhaps not surprisingly given his day job as an editor of The Paris Review, largely about writing.

Eugene Brentani, a university graduate unsure Author: Lesley Mcdowell.The Mayor's Tongue was described by Carolyn See in The Washington Post as a "playful, highly intellectual novel about serious subjects – the failure of language, for one, and how we cope with that failure in order to keep ourselves sane".Children: 1.