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The Resource Ask the dust, John Fante ; introduction by Charles Bukowski, (electronic resource)

Ask the dust, John Fante ; introduction by Charles Bukowski, (electronic resource)

Label
Ask the dust
Title
Ask the dust
Statement of responsibility
John Fante ; introduction by Charles Bukowski
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Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Arturo Bandini, a young writer in 1930s Los Angeles who falls hard for the elusive, mocking, unstable Camilla Lopez, a Mexican waitress. Struggling to survive, he perseveres until, at last, his first novel is published. But the bright light of success is extinguished when Camilla has a nervous breakdown and disappears . . . and Bandini forever rejects the writer's life he fought so hard to attain
Summary
A struggling writer lodging in a seedy LA hotel, Arturo Bandini falls in love with Camilla Lopez, a elusive, unstable Mexican waitress, and they embark on a strange and strained love-hate relationship that inexorably descends into madness. Reprint. 10,000 first printing
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
146022
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Characteristic
document
Dewey number
813/.52
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3511.A594
LC item number
A93 2008eb
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
Label
Ask the dust, John Fante ; introduction by Charles Bukowski, (electronic resource)
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http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=1F0AB749-C7A5-4C1D-9137-B05A3F690BAC
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Publication
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Title from eBook information screen
Color
multicolored
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unknown
Isbn
9781847673657
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1F0AB749-C7A5-4C1D-9137-B05A3F690BAC
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o516352406
  • (OCoLC)516352406
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 237 KB)
Label
Ask the dust, John Fante ; introduction by Charles Bukowski, (electronic resource)
Link
http://goldcoast.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=1F0AB749-C7A5-4C1D-9137-B05A3F690BAC
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen
Color
multicolored
Dimensions
unknown
Isbn
9781847673657
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
1F0AB749-C7A5-4C1D-9137-B05A3F690BAC
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o516352406
  • (OCoLC)516352406
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 237 KB)

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