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Confessions of a crap artist--Jack Isidore (of Seville, Calif.)

a chronicle of verified scientific fact, 1945-1959

by Philip K. Dick

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPhilip K. Dick.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3554.I3 C6 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination246 p. ;
Number of Pages246
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1566886M
ISBN 100679741143
LC Control Number91050969

Confessions of a Crap Artist: Jack Isidore (of Seville, Calif.), a chronicle of verified scientific fact, by Philip K. Dick 12 editions - first published in Not in Library. of a Crap Artist is one of Philip K. Dick's weirdest and most accomplished novels. Jack Isidore is a crap artist -- a collector of crackpot ideas (among other things, he believes that the earth is hallow and that sunlight has weight) and worthless objects, a man so grossly unequipped for real life that his sister and brother-in-law feel compelled to rescue him from it/5(18).

"A funny, horribly accurate portrait of a life in California in the Fifties."—Rolling Stone Jack Isidore doesn't see the world like most people. According to his brother-in-law Charlie, he's a crap artist, obsessed with his own bizarre theories. "Confessions of a Crap Artist" proves me wrong! This book is a caustic comedy that rips apart middle class American society. Set in California in the s, the three main characters are Jack Isidore, his sister and his brother-in-law/5(30).

  Confessions of a Crap Artist was filmed in France in as Confessions d’un Barjo. It’s not available on Netflix and is out of print at Amazon, but some used VHS copies are available. Charlie Hume calls his brother-in-law a crap artist because Jack Isidore collects facts about the world that most people consider nutty, stupid or insane.   Jack Isidore is a 'crap artist', a collector of crackpot ideas and worthless objects. His beliefs make him a man apparently unsuited for real life and so his sister, an edgy and aggressive woman, and his brother-in-law, a crass and foul-mouthed businessman, feel compelled to rescue him from it/5(4K).


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