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Pym : a novel / Mat Johnson.

Authors: Johnson, Mat.
Call number: FIC JOH
Publisher: New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2011.
Publication date: 2011.
Subject: African American college teachers -- Fiction.
Voyages and travels -- Fiction.
Arctic regions -- Discovery and exploration -- Fiction.
Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 -- Fiction.
Title: Pym : a novel / Mat Johnson.
Edition: 1st ed.
Physical description: 322 p. ; 22 cm.
Summary note: 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.
Genre: Fantasy fiction.
Satire.
ISBN: 9780812981582 (alk. paper)
0812981588 (alk. paper)
LCCN: 2010029331
Url for this record: http://sherloc.imcpl.org/?itemid=|library/marc/dynix|1289952
Bib No.: 1289952

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