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The day of the locust

Author: Nathanael West
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1939.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st printingView all editions and formats
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A novel depicting Hollywood's decadence in the late 1930s. A deeply insightful work powerful in its presentation, staggering in its vision.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nathanael West
OCLC Number: 1335321
Description: 238 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Nathanael West.

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A novel depicting Hollywood's decadence in the late 1930s. A deeply insightful work powerful in its presentation, staggering in its vision.

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