Humboldt's gift

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Full title humboldt s gift
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display_description For many years, the great poet Von Humboldt Fleisher and Charlie Citrine, a young man inflamed with a love for literature, were the best of friends. At the time of his death, however, Humboldt is a failure, and Charlie's life has reached a low point: his career is at a standstill, and he's enmeshed in an acrimonious divorce, infatuated with a highly unsuitable young woman, and involved with a neurotic mafioso. And then Humboldt acts from beyond the grave, bestowing upon Charlie an unexpected legacy that may just help him turn his life around.
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subject_facet Authors -- Fiction, Friendship -- Fiction, Poets -- Fiction, Psychological fiction
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title_full Humboldt's gift / Saul Bellow, Humboldt's gift / Saul Bellow ; introduction by Jeffrey Eugenides
title_short Humboldt's gift
topic_facet Authors, Friendship, Poets