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READ & DOWNLOAD ´ KTIU.RU à Will Self FREE DOWNLOAD ¾ Dorian An Imitation And Henry succumb to the disease du jour how is it that Dorian despite all his sexual and narcotic debauchery remains so unsullied so vibrantly alive'A book that filled its first reviewers with the odour of moral and spiritual putrefaction just got smellier darker and funnier' Observer Dorian will be adored by fans of Will Self and Martin Amis and is an essential read for those who enjoyed The Picture of Dorian GrayWill Self is the author of nine novels including Cock and Bull; My Idea of Fun; Great Apes; How the Dead Live; Dorian an Imitation; The Book of Dave; The Butt; Walking to Hollywood and Umbrella Oscar Wilde foppish aesthete Limp wristed intelligence with prepared wit language so ethereal that it s like being smothered in a bed of marshmallow clouds Famous book Picture of Dorian Gray about a man who sells his soul to stay forever young and debauchWill Self took that and has written a novel inspired by Picture of Dorian Gray about drug use gay sex and well actually I never got to the point where the plot starts By page 50 I was still struggling my way through hard jagged language and in your face amoral and immoral unpleasantness It feels wrong to say this like I m some tut tutting septuagenarian who thought they were getting a Victorian novel but it s not the drug use and gay sex that I object to no problem with that in other stories It s the fact that that everything is deliberately unpleasant in your face sharp and ugly not to be liked You can t like the character Touchstone filled its Chocolate Candy Always Melts In The Sun Poems AboutLove betrayal anger struggle and understanding first reviewers with the odour of moral and spiritual putrefaction just got smellier darker and Love is Blind funnier' Observer Dorian will be adored by Straight To Sleep Gay Somnophilia fans of Will Self and Martin Amis and is an essential read Sea Witch Rising Sea Witch for those who enjoyed The Picture of Dorian GrayWill Self is the author of nine novels including Cock and Bull; My Idea of Fun; Great Apes; How the Dead Live; Dorian an Imitation; The Book of Dave; The Butt; Walking to Hollywood and Umbrella Oscar Wilde Fiona - Sterben (Band 6) foppish aesthete Limp wristed intelligence with prepared wit language so ethereal that it s like being smothered in a bed of marshmallow clouds Famous book Picture of Dorian Gray about a man who sells his soul to stay Catching Fire forever young and debauchWill Self took that and has written a novel inspired by Picture of Dorian Gray about drug use gay sex and well actually I never got to the point where the plot starts By page 50 I was still struggling my way through hard jagged language and in your The Wiley Handbook of Obsessive Compulsive Disorders, 2 Volume Set (Wiley Clinical Psychology Handbooks) face amoral and immoral unpleasantness It The Apple Bandit (Nancy Drew: Notebooks, feels wrong to say this like I m some tut tutting septuagenarian who thought they were getting a Victorian novel but it s not the drug use and gay sex that I object to no problem with that in other stories It s the Incubus fact that that everything is deliberately unpleasant in your The Sharpe Companion The Early Years face sharp and ugly not to be liked You can t like the character

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Dorian An Imitation

READ & DOWNLOAD ´ KTIU.RU à Will Self FREE DOWNLOAD ¾ Dorian An Imitation Dorian Will Self's brilliant 'imitation' of Oscar Wilde's original tainted love story'Brutal savage infinitely readable' Observer'Chilling hysterical tasteless and haunting A Gothic thriller complementing and enriching its original' Independent on SundayIn the summer of 1981 aristocratic drug addicted Henry Wooten and Warhol acolyte Baz Hallward meet Dorian Gray Dorian is a golden adonis perfect pure and so far deliciously uncorrupted The subject of Baz's video installation Cathode Narcissus and the object of Henry's attentions Dorian is launched on a hedonistic binge that spans the '80s and '90s But as Baz Another book from the 2002 Booker longlist this is a book full of surprises It is basically an updated version of Oscar Wilde s The Picture of Dorian Gray starting in 1981 and finishing in 1997 For much of the book Self mirrors the original narrative though his wit is heavy handed than Wilde s and his excesses are extreme He is never able to resist showing off his knowledge of linguistic obscurities peppers the book with a huge range of both high and low brow references and he also revels in some pretty grisly and unsavoury scenes so it is not a book for the easily offendedThe updates work fairly naturally Basil Hallward s picture becomes a video installation and Henry Wotton and Dorian Gray move from the narcissism of the gay scene of early 80s London and New York to the dark shadow of AIDS in the late 80s and early 90s Both Wotton and Gray are portrayed as much vicious The Last Runaway far deliciously uncorrupted The subject of Baz's video installation Cathode Narcissus and the object of Henry's attentions Dorian is launched on a hedonistic binge that spans the '80s and '90s But as Baz Another book On Tidy Endings from the 2002 Booker longlist this is a book Flat World Navigation full of surprises It is basically an updated version of Oscar Wilde s The Picture of Dorian Gray starting in 1981 and A House of My Own Stories from My Life finishing in 1997 For much of the book Self mirrors the original narrative though his wit is heavy handed than Wilde s and his excesses are extreme He is never able to resist showing off his knowledge of linguistic obscurities peppers the book with a huge range of both high and low brow references and he also revels in some pretty grisly and unsavoury scenes so it is not a book Under Her Command (The Bosss Pet, for the easily offendedThe updates work El Gaucho Martín FierroLa vuelta de Martín Fierro fairly naturally Basil Hallward s picture becomes a video installation and Henry Wotton and Dorian Gray move Fragonard Art and Eroticism from the narcissism of the gay scene of early 80s London and New York to the dark shadow of AIDS in the late 80s and early 90s Both Wotton and Gray are portrayed as much vicious

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READ & DOWNLOAD ´ KTIU.RU à Will Self FREE DOWNLOAD ¾ Dorian An Imitation Which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize He has written five collections of shorter fiction and three novellas The uantity Theory of Insanity; Grey Area; License to Hug; The Sweet Smell of Psychosis; Design Faults in the Volvo 760 Turbo; Tough Tough Toys for Tough Tough Boys; Dr Mukti and Other Tales of Woe and Liver A Fictional Organ with a Surface Anatomy of Four Lobes Self has also compiled a number of nonfiction works including The Undivided Self Selected Stories; Junk Mail; Perfidious Man; Sore Sites; Feeding Frenzy; Psychogeography; Psycho Too and The Unbearable Lightness of Being a Prawn Cracke Dorian is a good looking immoral young man who takes uite a lot of drugs has unprotected sex with men and women and takes risks He is one of a group of similarly decadent people but as they get older and sicker he seems untouched by his lifestyle He is also the subject of a video installationWill Self has retold Oscar Wilde s story The Picture of Dorian Gray in a modern setting with Aids as a constant threat and he has done so brilliantly Cheating for the Chicken Man for the Man Booker Prize He has written The Last Runaway five collections of shorter On Tidy Endings fiction and three novellas The uantity Theory of Insanity; Grey Area; License to Hug; The Sweet Smell of Psychosis; Design Faults in the Volvo 760 Turbo; Tough Tough Toys Flat World Navigation for Tough Tough Boys; Dr Mukti and Other Tales of Woe and Liver A Fictional Organ with a Surface Anatomy of Four Lobes Self has also compiled a number of nonfiction works including The Undivided Self Selected Stories; Junk Mail; Perfidious Man; Sore Sites; Feeding Frenzy; Psychogeography; Psycho Too and The Unbearable Lightness of Being a Prawn Cracke Dorian is a good looking immoral young man who takes uite a lot of drugs has unprotected sex with men and women and takes risks He is one of a group of similarly decadent people but as they get older and sicker he seems untouched by his lifestyle He is also the subject of a video installationWill Self has retold Oscar Wilde s story The Picture of Dorian Gray in a modern setting with Aids as a constant threat and he has done so brilliantly


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    FREE DOWNLOAD ¾ Dorian An Imitation Sacreligiously I prefer this to Wilde's original And I greatly prefer it to any of Will Self's other fiction I've read Always been a big fan of his non fiction the stories less so I doubt I'll ever read a better re write of a classic those things are not known even for being good but this is superlativeSuch profusion and richness of language as Self uses is a precarious act most people can't get away with their attempts at this making a l

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    FREE DOWNLOAD ¾ Dorian An Imitation READ & DOWNLOAD ´ KTIU.RU à Will Self Will Self à 1 FREE DOWNLOAD Self's title here works two ways His Dorian is an imitation of Wilde's Picture of Dorian Gray and Self's Dorian Gray which is to say his hero is an imitation of whatever he needs to be given the situation at hand Numerous times the narrator refers to this man as a chameleon and indeed there's something far sinister about this Dorian than Wilde'sSelf has updated the story to AIDS era Britain Instead of a picture Dorian is reprodu

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    FREE DOWNLOAD ¾ Dorian An Imitation My addiction to Self began here; an interlibrary loan that afterwards I foisted upon Melanie with a feverOh man unreliable narrators You shouldyou gottaoh manjustjust readIt brings to mind the taste of tuna melts and fries at Swarth'

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    READ & DOWNLOAD ´ KTIU.RU à Will Self Will Self à 1 FREE DOWNLOAD SUMMARY Dorian An Imitation Oscar Wilde foppish aesthete Limp wristed intelligence with prepared wit language so ethereal that it's like being smothered in a bed of marshmallow clouds Famous book Picture of Dorian Gray about a man who sells his soul to stay forever young and debauchWill Self took that and has written a novel inspired by Picture of Dorian Gray about drug use gay sex and well actually I never got to the point where the plot starts By page 5

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    READ & DOWNLOAD ´ KTIU.RU à Will Self Will Self à 1 FREE DOWNLOAD FREE DOWNLOAD ¾ Dorian An Imitation I Liked this Better Than the Original A literary re write is a difficult thing to do well but Will Self does it I think Self works better within the restraints of this formversus his bloated books The Butt or The Book of Dave and the new twists Self adds to the tale work wondersThere is no one picture there is a modern art installation of mu

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    FREE DOWNLOAD ¾ Dorian An Imitation I learned that I should probably read the original as well This one is interesting because it is written with accents and isn't apologeticat all my first instinct is todefinetly not like it but that is only because it is hard to find a character to sympathize with when all the guys gay in the book hate women but I think I need to look deeper

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    FREE DOWNLOAD ¾ Dorian An Imitation SUMMARY Dorian An Imitation Filthy and ruthless yet a chewily delicious regurgitation of Oscar Wilde's trailblazing story of Dorian Gray Set in 80's with the AIDS threat thrown into the chaos of an outrageous artistic milieu; Self pays a grand homage to the evergreen wic

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  • Paperback
  • 277
  • Dorian An Imitation
  • Will Self
  • English
  • 09 December 2019
  • 9780141040202