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Fante/Mencken

John Fante & H.L. Mencken : a personal correspondence, 1930-1952

by John Fante

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Published by Black Sparrow Press in Santa Rosa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mencken, H.L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 -- Correspondence.,
  • Fante, John, 1909- -- Correspondence.,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence.,
  • Authorship -- Correspondence.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 161-168.

    Statementedited by Michael Moreau ; consulting editor, Joyce Fante.
    ContributionsMencken, H. L. 1880-1956., Moreau, Michael.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3525.E43 Z483 1989
    The Physical Object
    Pagination172 p., [21] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages172
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2210763M
    ISBN 100876857675, 0876857667, 0876857683
    LC Control Number89033428


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