The Bonfire of the Vanities

The Bonfire of the Vanities

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Sherman McCoy, a young investment banker in Manhattan, finds himself arrested following a freak accident and becomes involved with prosecutors, politicians, the press, and assorted hustlers.
Publisher: New York : Picador, 2008
Characteristics: xiv, 685 pages ; 21 cm
Edition: First Picador edition (Reprint)
Copyright Date: ©1978
ISBN: 9780312427573
0312427573
Call Number: FICTION WOLFE

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MontMoroc
Jan 10, 2018

Terrific read that really holds up well 30 years later.

DMAGLibrary62 Mar 07, 2014

Boring, could not get into it

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vickiz
Dec 19, 2008

This is actually a great, rollicking read. I think the book's reputation has been overshadowed by the woefully miscast movie.

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Cabby
Nov 11, 2007

One of my favourite books

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crowpluto
Aug 04, 2006

This book has aged well. Themes still relevant today. Highly recommended.

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