Portrait Of A Young Man Drowning by Charles PerryPortrait Of A Young Man Drowning by Charles Perry

Portrait Of A Young Man Drowning

byCharles Perry

Paperback | May 1, 1996

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This riveting tale of compulsion and murder bears comparison in its inexorability to Jim Thompson's The Killer Inside Me. Set in the world of Brooklyn gangsters and juvenile delinquents, Portrait of a Young Man Drowning reveals a character caught in a whirlpool of street crime and Oedipal passio n, driven by circumstances beyond his control into acts of self-destruction and twisted sexuality.
Title:Portrait Of A Young Man DrowningFormat:PaperbackDimensions:296 pages, 0.1 × 0.1 × 0.1 inPublished:May 1, 1996Publisher:W W Norton

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ISBN - 10:0393314626

ISBN - 13:9780393314625

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This riveting tale of compulsion and murder bears comparison in its inexorability to Jim Thompson's The Killer Inside Me. Set in the world of Brooklyn gangsters and juvenile delinquents, Portrait of a Young Man Drowning reveals a character caught in a whirlpool of street crime and Oedipal passio n, driven by circumstances beyond his control into acts of self-destruction and twisted sexuality