IBID: A Life

IBID: A Life

by Mark Dunn

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Overview

"A life by inference is better than no life at all."
Dunn pushes his propensity for quirky to the limit, creating a full-length novel entirely upon the margins of a fictitious biography of Jonathan Blashette, a three-legged circus performer-cum entrepreneur and humanitarian. When his editor loses the manuscript of this biography, he offers to publish the only text left: his footnotes.
Dunn holds up a funhouse mirror to the pedestaled residents of the twentieth century and has a laugh at the expense of the events and luminaries of an era that perhaps took itself just a little too seriously.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781596929654
Publisher: MacAdam/Cage Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date: 10/08/2009
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Sales rank: 732,903
File size: 280 KB

About the Author

About the Author: Born in Memphis, Tennessee, Mark Dunn is the author of five previous novels — including 'Ella Minnow Pea' and 'Ibid: A Life' — and more than thirty full-length plays. He is currently the playwright-in-residence with the New Jersey Repertory Company and the Community Theatre League in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. He lives in Albuquerque, NM.

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