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Vivisector

Patrick White

Vivisector

by Patrick White

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Published by Vintage in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPatrick White.
The Physical Object
Pagination624p. ;
Number of Pages624
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22706639M
ISBN 10009932461X

Mike Vivisector art, Brooklyn, New York. likes. Arts & Crafts Store. For almost twenty years Patrick White, the Australian novelist, has been respectfully considered as perhaps his country's most important contemporary although none of his books are either very inviting or very accessible. Symbolic abstractions lurk beneath a highly recalcitrant reality, or in the word of one of his commoner creatures, ""hidjus"" with a sour, purulent, flyblown ugliness.

Vivisector was a webforum for furries, critics, and others, to discuss news and philosophy about the furry culture, though it carried an overt anti-furry was intended to be a blog on the "weirdest, fruitiest, dumbest, most fucked-up shit the furry scene has . In response to his biography, Australian novelist Patrick White said, ‘I think this book should be called The Monster of All Time. But I am a monster ’ He was notoriously unreserved in his exploration of humanity’s inner demons, most notably in his epic and uncompromising novel, The cling the life of egotistic painter, Hurtle Duffield, it explores the link between Author: Culture Trip.

The men and women who court him during his long life are, above all, the victims of his art. He is the vivisector, dissecting their weaknesses with cruel precision: his sister's deformity, a grocer's moonlight indiscretion, and the passionate illusions of his mistress Hero Pavloussi. Vivisector. White, Patrick. $ In stock Description; Product Details; Reviews; Hurtle Duffield, a painter, is incapable of loving anything except what he paints. The men and women who court him during his long life are, above all, the victims of his art. He is the vivisector, dissecting their weaknesses with cruel precision - his sister's.


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The Vivisector book has its moments: undeniable, succinct moments of clarity and of honesty, moments that shine out from the page and that can make you look at a certain subject in a different way - and it is these moments that make this book a worthwhile read, despite its length and its absence of likeable characters/5.

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Very odd way of writing, bursting emotions from somewhere unbeknownst to me, the reader, and the character are so very dark.

The ending was horrible, but it was the right one for this novel. As the name of the book indicates, the characters are cut up, shredded, diced. One very weird book and a very hefty tome to get through/5(28). About The Vivisector book. Join J. Coetzee and Thomas Keneally in rediscovering Nobel Laureate Patrick White Hurtle Duffield, a painter, coldly dissects the weaknesses of any and all who enter his circle.

His sister’s deformity, a grocer’s moonlight indiscretion, the passionate illusions of the women who love him-all are used as fodder for.

From the Reviews: "The impressionistic, painterly quality of White's prose is to the fore in The Vivisector, a rambling narrative with eye-peeling power, and perhaps the most convincing of all fictional attempts to capture the magic-lantern sensibility of a great visual artist."- Richard Rayner, The Los Angeles Times "Patrick White's new novel The Vivisector unfortunately does miss.

The Vivisector is a novel which commands some effort on the part of the reader because it is not fast paced.

White portrays the essence of the artist with brilliance. It is compelling and revealing if you have the concentration to continue past the opening few chapters/5(5). An Introduction To The Vivisector. The Australian painter Sidney Nolan, to whom The Vivisector was dedicated, often claimed that White’s novel was based on his life.

White disavowed any connection between Nolan and the novel’s main character, Hurtle Duffield.4/4(4). The Vivisector by Patrick White The Vivisector is about a painter, the one I was destined not to become - another of my frustrations.

I had imagined that if I could acquire the technique I might give visual expression to what I have inside me, and that the physical act of painting would exhilarate me far more than grinding away at grey, bronchial prose/5(9).

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Vivisector definition, to dissect the living body of (an animal). See more. Vivisector was a mutant that displayed lycanthropic powers and was a member of the X-Statix.

Like most of the other members of the team, Vivisector died in the line of action. Shadow of the Vivisector book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The police and the GOON SQUAD comb the city looking for the /5.

Vivisector then accompanied him to Lacuna's hospital room, where he read the names of various lawyers in the phone book while the Orphan felt her pulse for a sign. When Myles read the name Williams, Williams, and Williams, the Orphan felt a change in Lacuna's pulse and the duo teleported to the law offices via Venus Dee Milo.

The book is a great review of how we got to where we are today He is the vivisector, dissecting their weaknesses with cruel precision: his sister's deformity, a grocer's moonlight indiscretion and the passionate illusions of his mistress, Hero Pavloussi.

After giving the book an "A" rating, he wrote that The Vivisector is a "masterpiece" and that "Almost every sentence of The Vivisector has this scalpel-like quality, recasting the world's surface to show how Duffield will render it in paint." The book was also shortlisted for the "Lost Man Booker Prize" of (which was dubbed as such because.

Hardcover. Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. xii, p. Original pale blue boards. A scholarly analysis of the following novels: Voss, Riders in the Chariot, The Solid Mandala, The Vivisector and The Eye of the Storm.

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Browse Marvel's comprehensive list of Vivisector comics. Subscribe to Marvel Unlimited to read Vivisector comic lists by Marvel experts!. "The Vivisector" is an exceptional novel about art, sitting in the very front rank of literature.

It is a difficult, bitter, at moments nasty novel concerned not with prettiness, but unflattering truth. This is not a comfortable read/5(25).The men and women who court him during his long life are, above all, the victims of his art.

He is the vivisector, dissecting their weaknesses with cruel precision: his sister's deformity, a grocer's moonlight indiscretion and the passionate illusions of his mistress, Hero Pavloussi.Vivisect definition is - to perform vivisection on: subject to vivisection.