Closing time by Jan Vanriet

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Published by Ludion in [Antwerp] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • European Painting,
  • Belgian Painting,
  • Painting,
  • Exhibitions,
  • Koninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten (Belgium)

Edition Notes

Book details

Other titlesClosing time, Jean Vanriet
StatementJan Vanriet
ContributionsKoninklijk Museum voor Schone Kunsten (Belgium)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsND1974.V3 A4 2010
The Physical Object
Pagination192 p. :
Number of Pages192
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24909641M
ISBN 109789055449606
LC Control Number2011417569

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While I personally found the book a bit confusing, it wasn't until I finished it that I was able to catch a glimpse of what Joseph Heller was getting at in this book (aside from the obvious.

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‘Closing Time is unmistakably a tale of triumph, vindication and revenge. Mar 29,  · I get the impression this was a very personal novel for Heller who had grown older and wiser with his characters. I read Catch 22 and Closing Time in the space of a month and therefore felt the satire and caustic humour had dipped from the first to the second book/5(11).

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Through the carefully chosen title of his sixth novel, the punning references to the bus terminal, the allusions to such works as Wagner's Gotterdammerung (), the last drama of The Ring of the Nibelung (), Mann's Death in Venice (), and Leverkuhn's oratorio Apocalypse, Heller underscores his principal thematic concerns.

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