Place to Die. First Edition.

By: BOWERING, George

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BOWERING, George. A Place to Die. [Ottawa] : Oberon Press, (1983). First Edition. Pp. (4),5-127,(1). 8vo, black & red illustrated card covers, black lettering to spine. George Harry Bowering, OC, OBC (b. December 1, 1935, Penticton, British Columbia). "The present collection is very different [from the earlier Flycatcher & other Stories], though the style, as always, is fresh and clever, the smile sardonic." - rear cover. Nine short stories : "Carter Fell", "A Short Story", "Match-Boxes", "Comparitive Public Deaths", "Old Bottles" [set in Hummer. British Columbia], "Student, Petty Thief, TV Star", "Arbre de d├ęcision", "The Clam-Digger", and "Four California Deaths" [1. The Death of Jean Harlow; 2. The Death of Babe Ruth; 3. The Death of Albert Einstein; 4. The Death of Tom Mix]. Name, else very good. 15.00

Title: Place to Die. First Edition.

Author Name: BOWERING, George

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Oberon Press, Ottawa, 1983, ISBN:0887504779:

Seller ID: 101144

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