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Meet the fat flatulent and eloquent Ignatius J Reilly in John Kennedy Toole's light and pithy comic tale A Confederacy of Dunces beautifully repackaged as part of the Penguin Essentials range'This city is famous for its gamblers prostitutes exhibitionists anti Christs alcoholics sodomites drug addicts fetishists onanists pornographers frauds jades litterbugs and lesbiansdon't make the mistake of bothering me'Ignatius J Reilly fat flatulent eloquent and almost unemployable By the standards of ordinary folk he is pretty much unhinged too But is he bothered by this?No For this misanthropic crusader against an America fallen into vice and ignorance has a mission to rescue a naked female philosopher in distress And he has a pirate costume and hot dog cart to do it with 'I succumbed stunned and seduced page after page vocal with delight A masterwork of comedy' New York Times'A fine funny novel This is the kind of book one wants to keep quoting from' Anthony BurgessJohn Kennedy Toole was born in New Orleans in 1937 He received a master's degree in English from Columbia University and taught at Hunter College and at the University of Southwestern Louisiana He wrote A Confederacy of Dunces in the early sixties and tried unsuccessfully to get the novel published depressed at least in part by his failure to place the book he committed suicide in 1969 It was only through the tenacity of his mother that her son's book was eventually published and went on to win the 1981 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction His long suppressed novel The Neon Bible written when he was only sixteen has also been published.

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