A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again
Boston: Little, Brown & Company, 1997. First edition. Hardcover. 353pp. Octavo [24 cm]. 1/4 yellow paper and blue paper over boards. Tail edge of boards bumped. Illustrated yellow dust jacket with blue and red lettering. Dust jacket is slightly bumped at the head of the spine. Very Good + / Very good. Item #58553
From inside dust jacket flap:
"A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again" collects David Foster Wallace's writings on a range of subjects that only he could bring together. From personal narratives to tennis, film, philosophy, and postmodern literary theory, no subject is outside the play of his imagination. Unfolding from familiar starting points to inspired leaps of imagination and logic, "A Supposedly Fun Thing I'll Never Do Again" showcases the extraordinary writing and fascinating insightsof one of the most exciting and original writers at work today.