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09/12/2013 08:28 am ET

Thomas Pynchon: Some Little-known Facts

Penguin

Thomas Pynchon has avoided the limelight his entire career -- he sent a stand-in to accept his National Book Award in 1974, and, as far as we know, hasn't been photographed since his stint in the Navy in the 1950s.

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