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Sot-Weed Factor, the (1960) [Novel]
by John Barth Rating: Weighted - 8.3 / Average - 8.5 of 10 (2 votes) (Rate!)
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Picaresque novel by John Barth, originally published in 1960 and revised in 1967. A parody of the historical novel, it is based on and takes its title from a satirical poem published in 1708 by Ebenezer Cooke, who is the protagonist of Barth's work. The novel's black humor is derived from its purposeful misuse of conventional literary devices.

Original title: The Sot-Weed Factor
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionGeneral FictionHumorParody

Edition #1: Sot-Weed Factor, the

Sot-Weed Factor, the (1960)
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Language: English

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Sot-Weed Factor, the (1960)

ISBN: 0385240880

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