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Sleeping at the Starlite Motel : and other adventures on the way back home

Author: Bailey White
Publisher: Reading, Mass. : Addison-Wesley, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A collection of essays by an author who approaches both the zany and the mundane with keen observation and good story-telling.
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Genre/Form: Humor
Humorous fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bailey White
ISBN: 0201626705 9780201626704
OCLC Number: 31754928
Description: viii, 238 pages : maps ; 21 cm
Contents: Civilized friends --
Family values --
Ashes --
The chairs --
Red the rat man --
A hot night in '31 --
The language of flowers --
Blood and water --
Mr. Bonzonio --
Rocks --
Folk art --
Native air --
Forbidden things --
Hot springs --
Saltville --
One-room schoolhouse --
Fish camp --
Something old, something new --
Cumberland Island --
Nursery --
Walking horses --
Large and deep --
Produce stand --
A matter of time --
Garden of Eden --
The wedding guest --
Career choices --
Dr. Fielding --
Vanishing species --
The retired Russian colonel --
An old lepidopterist --
Spelunking in middle age --
Computer school --
Horror movies --
Frozen man --
Styles of dying --
The Starlite Motel.
Responsibility: Bailey White.
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