Quick Search

Alaska & Northwest History
Alaska & Northwest Literature
Alaska & Washington History
Americana
Art
Astronauts
Beats
Black Literature
Bloomsbury Group
Blues Music
Books on Books
Books on Writing
Borges
Broadsides
C.S. Lewis
Californiana
Charles Bukowski
Children's Books
Civil War
Cookbooks
Cookbooks/Cooking Literature
Esoterica
Exploration
Faulkner, William
Flashman
Gardening & Landscaping
Harlem Renaissance
Hemingway
Henry Miller
Historical Fiction
History
Hunter S. Thompson
Hunting
Illustrated Books
John Steinbeck
Literary Cookbooks
literature
Maritime
Military
Moutaineering
Music
Mysteries
Nautical Fiction
Northwest Literature
Paris Books
Paris in the 1920s
Photography
Poetry
Ralph Steadman
Richard Brautigan
Russian Literature
Spoken Word
Spoken Word Recordings
Tolkien, J.R.R.
Travel & Exploration
Vietnam War Literature


Selected Letters: 1932-1981. Edited by Seamus Cooney.
by [Literary Letters] Fante, John.

Publisher Information:
Black Sparrow Press,, Santa Rosa :: 1991..

A Fine tight unread copy in a Fine acetate dust jacket. This is 1/176 copies signed by the editor Seamus Cooney. This selection of Fante's letters trace his emergence from poverty to life as a Hollywood screenwriter, and the book is complemented by many photos and interesting appendices. The book is most distinguished by Fante's letters to his mother and also sheds light on his novel Ask the Dust, unequivocally his masterpiece, and will likely answer a lot of readers' questions about what was purely fiction and what was taken whole cloth from life.


Edition: First Printing of the First US Edition
ISBN: 0876858337
Book Id: 24019

Price: $175.00

about us | contact | terms | privacy policy | security | sitemap
© Gregor Rare Books 2018
Site by bibliopolis