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Author Johnson, Mat.

Title Pym : a novel / Mat Johnson.

Imprint New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.6 J635p 2011    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 322 p. ; 22 cm.
Summary A comic journey into the ultimate land of whiteness by an unlikely band of African American adventurers. Jaynes is obsessed with Edgar Allan Poe's only novel ; when he discovers a crude slave narrative that seems to confirm the reality of Poe's fiction, he resolves to seek out Tsalal, imagining it to be a key to his personal salvation.
Subject Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 -- Fiction.
African American college teachers -- Fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Fiction.
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- Fiction.
Genre/Form Fantasy fiction.
ISBN 0812981588 (alk. paper)
9780812981582 (alk. paper)

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