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Violencia! : a musical novel

Author: Bruce Jay Friedman
Publisher: New York : Grove Press, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"When struggling homicide precinct clerk Paul Gurney decides to quit his job after a divorce, he isn't sure what the future holds. But after a shady Broadway impresario approaches him about creating a musical based on the homicide newsletter he published, Gurney soon plunges headlong into the world of would-be actors, sharky agents, lecherous songwriters, and other assorted (and sordid) hacks, hams, and con artists  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Musical fiction
Satire
Humorous fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Friedman, Bruce Jay, 1930-
Violencia!
New York : Grove Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)606732196
Online version:
Friedman, Bruce Jay, 1930-
Violencia!
New York : Grove Press, ©2001
(OCoLC)608999419
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bruce Jay Friedman
ISBN: 0802138756 9780802138750
OCLC Number: 47643180
Description: 213 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Bruce Jay Friedman.

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A newly unearthed classic by one of America's foremost comic writers is a riotous show-business satire about a police desk clerk who is plucked from obscurity to write a musical about homicide  Read more...

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