Middle C

Middle C

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A literary event—the long-awaited novel, almost two decades in work, by the acclaimed author of The Tunnel (“The most beautiful, most complex, most disturbing novel to be published in my lifetime.”—Michael Silverblatt, Los Angeles Times; “An extraordinary achievement”—Michael Dirda, The Washington Post); Omensetter’s Luck (“The most important work of fiction by an American in this literary generation”—Richard Gilman, The New Republic); Willie… (more)

Editorial reviews (4 reviews)


There is something in the musicality of Gass’s style that redeems the bleakness of being sentenced to the inhumanity museum.

Like the middle C on the piano, one note of the human instrument may at times be in harmony or in discord with a tune, regardless of how average, how middling, that note may be. Middle C is an exploration of such a mediocre tone in time.

There is nothing sham to William Gass’s art: It’s not just dazzling, it’s the real thing.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Vintage (March 12, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 464 pages

File size: 2.2 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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