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03/13/1998 AT 12:00 AM EST

"The Recognitions," "JR," "Carpenter's Gothic" and "A Frolic of His Own" author William Gaddis, whose work earned him comparisons to Herman Melville and James Joyce, in New York, Wednesday, of prostate cancer. He was 75.

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