Twenty-five years after Jesus' Son, a haunting new collection of short stories on mortality and transcendence, from National Book Award winner and two-time Pulitzer Prize finalist Denis Johnson NATIONAL BESTSELLER

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The Largesse of the Sea Maiden is the long-awaited new story collection from Denis Johnson. Written in the luminous prose that made him one of the most beloved and important writers of his generation, this collection finds Johnson in new territory, contemplating the ghosts of the past and the elusive and unexpected ways the mysteries of the universe assert themselves.

Finished shortly before Johnson's death, this collection is the last word from a writer whose work will live on for many years to come.

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ISBN/EAN 9780812988659
Author Denis Johnson
Publisher Random House
Publication date 8 Jan 2019
Format Paperback
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The Largesse of the Sea Maiden : Stories

The Largesse of the Sea Maiden is the long-awaited new story collection from Denis Johnson.

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