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Exercises in Style

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On a crowded bus at midday, the narrator observes one man accusing another of jostling him deliberately. When a seat is vacated, the first man takes it. Later, in another part of town, the man is spotted again, while being advised by a friend to have another button sewn onto his overcoat. Exercises in Style retells this apparently unremarkable tale ninety-nine times, employing a variety of styles, ranging from sonnet to cockney to mathematical formula. Too funny to be merely a pedantic thesis, this virtuoso set of themes ...

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Exercises in Style
2013, New Directions Publishing Corporation, New York

ISBN-13: 9780811220354

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Exercises in Style
2013, Alma Classics, Richmond

ISBN-13: 9781847492418

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Exercises in Style
2009, Oneworld Classics Ltd, Richmond

ISBN-13: 9781847490735

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Exercises in Style
1998, Calder Publications

ISBN-13: 9780714542386

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Exercises in Style
1981, New Directions Publishing Corporation, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780811207898

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Exercises in Style
1981, Calder Publications Ltd

ISBN-13: 9780714537931

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Exercises in Style
1980, Calder Publications Ltd, London

ISBN-13: 9780714537504

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Exercises in Style
1958, Gaberbocchus Press, Amsterdam

ISBN-13: 9780852470367

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