Published March 1985
by William Morrow & Co .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||348|
The new novel from the author of The Year of Living Dangerously is set in his native Australia. While recovering from polio, young Richard Miller becomes addicted to fairy tales and to his toy theater"life at one remove." A sense of life's doubleness is reinforced by his Catholic education in the truth of the Spirit as opposed to the Flesh/5(5). The Double Man book. Read 4 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Two U.S. senators lay bare the inner workings of Washington in a thri /5. The book was written well but that only leads to the expectation that there will be some substance to the plot. The reader never finds out: 1. Who the double man is (if there is one). 2. What really happens to Elaine. 3. Who her father really is, etc. The protagonist (investigator) never finds out anything himself but is told everything by /5(5). The Doubleman [C.J. Koch] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. This is a fable of the sixties and the author's theme is illusion. His previous novels include The Boys in the Island/5(3).
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The Double (Russian: Двойник, Dvoynik) is a novella written by Fyodor Dostoevsky. It was first published on Janu in the Fatherland Notes. It was subsequently revised and republished by Dostoevsky in 3 Critical reception. 6 External links. The Double centers on a government clerk who goes mad. It deals with the internal. The Double Man is a book of poems by W. H. Auden, published in The title of the UK edition, published later the same year was New Year Letter. The Double Man begins with a verse "Prologue" ("O season of repetition and return"), followed by a long three-part philosophical poem in octosyllabic couplets, New Year Letter and an idiosyncratic set of "Notes" to the Books of poetry: Poems (), The . Clive Broderick, guitar-teacher and occultist – the Doubleman of the title of this acclaimed novel – is speaking of power, and of a realm beyond reality. This is a fable of the sixties, when shared belief-systems crumbled, and the spiritual bazaars of today opened up. Christopher Koch’s theme is illusion; and all his characters are [ ]. A novel about a successful s group of Australian folk musicians, a confrontation between Christianity and the occult, and a modern fairy tale, by the Tasmanian author of the popular THE YEAR OF LIVING DANGEROUSLY. The present novel won the Miles Franklin Award.