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Literary Washington

a complete guide to the literary life in the nation"s capital

by David Cutler

  • 336 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published by Madison Books, Distributed by National Book Network in Lanham, MD .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Washington (D.C.)
    • Subjects:
    • American literature -- Washington (D.C.) -- Bio-bibliography,
    • Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- Washington (D.C.),
    • Literary landmarks -- Washington (D.C.) -- Guidebooks,
    • Washington (D.C.) in literature,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Intellectual life,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Directories,
    • Washington (D.C.) -- Tours

    • Edition Notes

      StatementDavid Cutler.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS144.W18 C8 1989
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 291 p., [2] fold. p. of plates :
      Number of Pages291
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2189878M
      ISBN 100819172995
      LC Control Number89008228

      Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. LITERARY WASHINGTON: A COMPLETE GUIDE TO LITERARY LIFE IN NATION'S CAPITAL By David Cutler **Mint Condition**. Buy one of our three Featured Selections and select any second book for $ and a third for only $ (Save over 40%) All pre-orders are available at the membership price or one Member Credit, and because they are shipped separately, pre-orders are not eligible for Feature Selection Bundle prices.

        Washington's brilliant, intimate and highly readable new book capstones an important era of post-Cold War scholarship of the legacy of American Communism and African American literature no book in recent memory more boldly confronts and dismantles . Literary references: To say that any political memoir, satire, or thriller get at the heart of a sometimes deeply divided city is like saying that the Disney movie Aladdin is an accurate representation of the Middle East. Gore Vidal’s tome Washington, D.C. is probably the book (politics and.

      The Literary House Press is located at The Rose O’Neill Literary House, Washington College, Washington Avenue, Chestertown, Maryland Literary House Press books are distributed nationally by Small Press Distribution. Find us on Facebook, Tumblr, and Instagram. Literary Hill Bookfest, Washington D. C. likes 2 talking about this 12 were here. The mission of the Literary Hill BookFest is to celebrate books and authors on Capitol Hill/5(2).


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Emerald City Literary Agency is a boutique, full-service literary agency founded in Seattle, Washington– otherwise known as the Emerald City, hence the agency’s name. ECLA now has offices in both Seattle and New York. Our location isn’t the only reason we chose our name. In The Wizard of Oz, Dorothy and her new friends are.

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A majority of our books have become national bestsellers. The Javelin difference Our model is different than the traditional literary agency. We don’t just sign a deal and collect checks. Another nice thing about literary DC is its proximity to literary Baltimore: Edgar Alan Poe, Gertrude Stein, John Waters, the best damn communist book and coffee shop Red Emmas, and the free book exchange The Book Thing.

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