A Frolic Of His Own

By Gaddis, William

A Frolic of His Own is a novel by William Gaddis. Published in 1994 by Poseidon Press, A Frolic of His Own was Gaddis's fourth novel. It received the American Book Award and the National Book Award in 1994. The title comes from the decision in Joel v. Morison, concerning vicarious liability.

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A Frolic of His Own

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1994
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1994
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1994
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A Frolic of His Own

by William GADDIS

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1994
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New York: Poseidon Press, 1994. First Edition. Hardcover. Near Fine/Near Fine. b/w Decorative Title Page / Headpieces. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" 586 pages. Author's fourth book, and perhaps his most accessible work; novel concerning a college teacher's pursuit of a Hollywood producer for alleged piracy of his own Civil War drama. Slight rubbing and minor… Read more
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