The Infernal Desire Machines of Doctor Hoffman (King Penguin)

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9780140120288: The Infernal Desire Machines of Doctor Hoffman (King Penguin)

The story of a war fought against the diabolic Doctor Hoffman, who wanted to demolish the structures of reason and liberate man from the chains of the reality principle for ever.

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Angela Carter (1940 -1992) wrote nine novels and numerous short stories, as well as nonfiction, radio plays, and the screenplay for Neil Jordan's 1984 movie The Company of Wolves, based on her story. She won numerous literary awards, traveled and taught widely in the United States, and lived in London.

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'One of the most original, radical and stylish fiction writers of the twentieth century' Independent She belonged at the centre of the literature of her time -- Salman Rushdie New York Times

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Angela Carter
Published by Penguin Books (1986)
ISBN 10: 0140120289 ISBN 13: 9780140120288
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