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The day of the locust

Author: Nathanael West
Publisher: New York : Penguin Group, 1983, ©1939.
Edition/Format:   Book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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West fictionalizes the working class of Tinseltown, in this novel that studies several men working at the peripheral edge of the movie industry and their mutual obsession with a daydreaming girl.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nathanael West
ISBN: 0451523482 9780451523488
OCLC Number: 22865781
Notes: A Signet classic.
Description: 204 p. ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Nathanael West ; introd. by Alfred Kazin.

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West fictionalizes the working class of Tinseltown, in this novel that studies several men working at the peripheral edge of the movie industry and their mutual obsession with a daydreaming girl.

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