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Less than zero, Bret Easton Ellis

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Bret Easton Ellis
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Returning to Los Angeles from his Eastern college for a Christmas vacation in the early 1980s, Clay "reenters a landscape of limitless privilege and absolute moral entropy, where everyone drives Porsches, dines at Spago, and snorts mountains of cocaine ... A raw, powerful portrait of a lost generation."--Back cover
Summary
Set in Los Angeles in the early 1980s, this coolly mesmerizing novel is a raw, powerful portrait of a lost generation. They experienced sex, drugs, and disaffection at too early an age, and lived in a world shaped by casual nihilism, passivity, and too much money. Clay comes home for Christmas vacation from his Eastern college and reenters a landscape of limitless privilege and absolute moral entropy, where everyone drives Porsches, dines at Spago, and snorts mountains of cocaine ..
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Tone
Writing style
Character
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025955
Cataloging source
DLC
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Ellis, Bret Easton
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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True
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  • Young men
  • Drug addiction
  • Friendship
  • Generation X
  • Los Angeles (Calif.)
  • Drug addiction
  • Friendship
  • Generation X
  • Young men
  • California
Target audience
adult
Label
Less than zero, Bret Easton Ellis
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Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover in the U.S.: New York: Simon & Schuster, 1985
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm38150385
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage Contemporaries edition.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9780679781493
Lccn
97053236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)38150385
Label
Less than zero, Bret Easton Ellis
Publication
Note
Originally published in hardcover in the U.S.: New York: Simon & Schuster, 1985
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocm38150385
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First Vintage Contemporaries edition.
Extent
208 pages
Isbn
9780679781493
Lccn
97053236
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)38150385

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