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The Loser

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"The Loser" is a brilliant fictional account of an imaginary relationship among three men--the late piano virtuoso Glenn Gould, the unnamed narrator, and a fictional pianist, Wertheimer--who meet in 1953 to study with Vladimir Horowitz. In the face of Gould's incomparable genius, Wertheimer and the narrator renounce their musical ambition, but in very different ways. While the latter sets out to write a book about Gould, Wertheimer sinks deep into despair and self-destruction."Like Swift, Bernhard writes like a sacred ...

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0226043886

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9780226043883

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The Loser
2019, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571349975

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The Loser
2013, Faber & Faber, London

ISBN-13: 9780571289202

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The Loser
2006, Vintage, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9781400077540

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The Loser
1996, University of Chicago Press, Chicago, IL

ISBN-13: 9780226043883

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Loser
1993, Vintage Books USA

ISBN-13: 9780679741794

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The Loser
1991, Knopf Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9780394572390

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