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Ask the Dust - by John Fante (Paperback)

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About the Book



Originally published: Santa Barbara: Black Sparrow Press, c1980.



Book Synopsis



Ask the Dust is a virtuoso performance by an influential master of the twentieth-century American novel. It is the story of Arturo Bandini, a young writer in 1930s Los Angeles who falls hard for the elusive, mocking, unstable Camilla Lopez, a Mexican waitress. Struggling to survive, he perseveres until, at last, his first novel is published. But the bright light of success is extinguished when Camilla has a nervous breakdown and disappears . . . and Bandini forever rejects the writer's life he fought so hard to attain.

Dimensions (Overall): 8.05 Inches (H) x 5.34 Inches (W) x .45 Inches (D)
Weight: .32 Pounds
Suggested Age: 22 Years and Up
Number of Pages: 192
Genre: Fiction + Literature Genres
Sub-Genre: Classics
Publisher: Ecco Press
Format: Paperback
Author: John Fante
Language: English
Street Date: February 7, 2006
TCIN: 11338187
UPC: 9780060822552
Item Number (DPCI): 248-00-6274
Origin: Made in the USA or Imported
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Estimated ship dimensions: 0.45 inches length x 5.34 inches width x 8.05 inches height
Estimated ship weight: 0.32 pounds
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