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David Markson (1927–2010)

Author of Wittgenstein's Mistress

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David Markson was born in Albany, New York on December 20, 1927. He received an undergraduate degree from Union College and a master's degree from Columbia University. Besides being a writer, he also worked as a journalist, book editor, and periodically as a college professor at Columbia University, Long Island University, and The New School. His works include Epitaph for a Tramp; Epitaph for a Dead Beat; This Is Not a Novel; Springer's Progress; Wittgenstein's Mistress; and The Last Novel. His novel, The Ballad of Dingus Magee, was made into a film starring Frank Sinatra entitled Dirty Dingus Magee. He was found dead on June 4, 2010 at the age of 82. (Bowker Author Biography)
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Wittgenstein's Mistress 1,379 copies, 29 reviews
Vanishing Point 459 copies, 11 reviews
This Is Not a Novel 434 copies, 16 reviews
Reader's Block 365 copies, 12 reviews
The Last Novel 340 copies, 7 reviews
Springer's Progress 116 copies, 3 reviews
The Ballad of Dingus Magee 95 copies, 2 reviews
Going Down 74 copies
Collected Poems 24 copies
Epitaph for a Tramp 19 copies, 3 reviews
Miss Doll, Go Home 9 copies, 1 review
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