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Seize the Day (1956) [Novel]
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Summary (From the publisher):

Fading charmer Tommy Wilhelm has reached his day of reckoning and is scared. In his forties, he still retains a boyish impetuousness that has brought him to the brink of chaos: he is separated from his wife and children, at odds with his vain, successful father, failed in his acting career (a Hollywood agent once placed him as ‘the type that loses the girl’) and in a financial mess. In the course of one climactic day he reviews his past mistakes and spiritual malaise, until a mysterious, philosophizing con man grants him a glorious, illuminating moment of truth and understanding, and offers him one last hope...

Original title: Seize the Day
Original languages: English

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Genre: FictionGeneral FictionMidlife Crises, Journeys Of Discovery
FictionGeneral FictionLiterary Fiction/classics

Edition #1: Seize the Day

Seize the Day (1956)
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Language: English

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Seize the Day (May 2003)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: Harmondsworth, Middlesex
Publisher: Penguin Classics
ISBN: 9780142437612
Dimensions: 5.1 x 7.6 x 0.4 in
Pages: 114
Notes: Introduction by Cynthia Ozick (1996)

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Seize the Day (2001)

Format: Paperback
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Penguin Modern Classics
ISBN: 9780141184852
Pages: 118
Notes: Introduction by Cynthia Ozick (1996)

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