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In search of-- literary L.A.

by Lionel Rolfe

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by California Classics Books in Los Angeles, Calif .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Los Angeles (Calif.),
  • California,
  • Los Angeles,
  • Los Angeles.
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- California -- Los Angeles -- History and criticism.,
    • American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
    • Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- California -- Los Angeles.,
    • Bohemianism -- California -- Los Angeles.,
    • City and town life in literature.,
    • Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Intellectual life.

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesIn search of-- literary LA.
      Statementby Lionel Rolfe.
      ContributionsRolfe, Lionel, 1942-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS285.L7 R6 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination180 p. :
      Number of Pages180
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1635933M
      ISBN 101879395002
      LC Control Number91187260

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