Format: Trade Paperback, 232 pages
Publisher: NYRB Classics On Sale: July 13, 2010 Price: $14.95
Who are the jokers? The jokers are the government, and the biggest joker of all is the governor, a bug-eyed, strutting, rapacious character of unequaled incompetence who presides over the nameless Middle Eastern city where this effervescent comedy by Albert Cossery is set. The jokers are also the revolutionaries, no less bumbling and...
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