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D early manhood of Lawrence Breavman only son of an old Jewish family in Montreal Beautiful Losers is Cohen’s classic novel of the sixties Funny harrowing and deeply moving it is his most defiant and uninhibited work. I read and finished both books in the original language about30 years ago and haven t dropped them since

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Leonard Cohen’s two classic novels now available together in this collector’s editionThis beautifully designed collector’s hardcover edition brings together Leonard Cohen’s acclaimed novels in a single volume P. These two books were uite powerful However anyone turning to these books for rosy inspiration would be flipping through these pages in vain If a good boo

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Ublished originally in and these novels have had a recent resurgence of popularity and sales around the world The Favourite ePUB #192 In his unforgettable debut novel The Favourite Game Cohen boldly etches the youth an. Experimental and difficult but worth reading for Cohen s notorious and uniuely rebellious prose It is safe to say you will likely not understand everythi


10 thoughts on “The Favourite GameBeautiful Losers

  1. says:

    Is there anything Leonard Cohen can't do?I wanted to read this book the favourite game because it's always exciting to read a novel

  2. says:

    The Favourite Game 255 Cohen is one of my favourite poets He has such a moving and gorgeous and fluid writing style that really reading was all I noticed or really cared about for the entire novel I really didn't care too much about Breavman aside from his friendship with Krantz Mostly just his multiple conues

  3. says:

    These two books were uite powerful However anyone turning to these books for rosy inspiration would be flipping

  4. says:

    Two fantastic novels by one of my favorite artists These books celebrate Montreal identity beatnik identity Jew

  5. says:

    Experimental and difficult but worth reading for Cohen's notorious and uniuely rebellious prose It is safe to say you will likely not understand everything and Beautiful Losers will leave you baffled Nevertheless it is beaut

  6. says:

    I wanted to like this even just a little bit and although there were lines that I loved the imagery and visceral writing I just could not stay connected to either the characters or the story line

  7. says:

    the book itself as a physical object is well made and I think appealing on the shelfI preferred The Favourite Game to Beautiful Losers though there is undeniable craft in many parts of Beautiful Losers The Favourite Game is traditional of a novel whereas Beautiful Losers has almost no narrative arc to speak of As appealing as the experiment in composition in Beautiful Losers can be it's often so deliberately opaue and off puttin

  8. says:

    Love Leonard Cohen okay But as in the song writing he is clearly in love with language the coinage is brilliant but where's the STORY This novel was rejected by publishers McClelland Stewart as tedious and preoccupied with sex which it is Don't know what to make of it enjoyed reading it but wondered what's it ABOUT Like

  9. says:

    I read and finished both books in the original language about30 years ago and haven't dropped them since

  10. says:

    Leonard Cohen's bildungsroman is devastatingly well written but his hero and stand in is such a cad it's dispiriting

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