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August Books 3) Tropic of Capricorn

3) Tropic of Capricorn, by Henry Miller

Jeepers, this must have seemed awfully intelligent and hip in 1938; but the anti-semitism, misogyny, and total lack of any actual plot have not aged this book well. I did struggle through to the end, just about.
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