Céline is my Proust!

—Philip Roth

The dark side of On the Road: instead of seeking kicks, the French narrator travels the globe to find an ever deeper disgust for life.

Journey to the End of the Night

Fiction by Louis-Ferdinand Céline

Translated by Ralph Manheim

With a contribution by William Vollmann

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Paperback (published May 1, 2006)

ISBN
9780811216548
Price US
17.95
Price CN
20.95
Trim Size
5x8
Page Count
464

Ebook (published May 1, 2006)

ISBN
9780811223614
Price US
9.99
Page Count
464

Louis-Ferdinand Céline

20th century French writer and physician

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Céline is my Proust!

—Philip Roth

This is the novel, perhaps more than any other, that inspired me to write fiction. Céline showed me that it was possible to convey things that had heretofore seemed inaccessible.

—Will Self, The New York Times Book Review