Imagined Places by Reginald Foakes

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Subjects:

  • Biography: general,
  • Biography & Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • General,
  • Biography & Autobiography / General

Book details

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages228
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8436082M
ISBN 101413499147
ISBN 109781413499148
OCLC/WorldCa247842499

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Michael Pearson writes about his travels to places of literary import: Frost's Vermont, Faulkner's Mississippi, Flannery O'Connor's Georgia, Hemingway's Key West, Steinbeck's California, and Twain's Missouri.

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The first time that he called his handmade house "Home" was two months later, when he. Book of Imaginary Beings was written by Jorge Luis Borges with Margarita Guerrero and published in under the original Spanish title Manual de zoología fantástica.

It was expanded in and in Spain to the final El libro de los seres imaginarios. [citation needed] The English edition, created in collaboration with translator Norman Thomas di Giovanni, contains Author: Jorge Luis Borges with Margarita Guerrero.

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