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Lawrence Clark Powell

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Boise State University , Boise, Idaho
Powell, Lawrence Clark, 1906- -- Criticism and interpretation., Southwestern States -- In litera

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Statementby Gerald Haslam.
SeriesBoise State University western writers series ;, no. 102
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LC ClassificationsPS3531.O954 Z69 1992
The Physical Object
Pagination52 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1743780M
ISBN 10088430101X
LC Control Number92052527
OCLC/WorldCa26252319

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Lawrence Clark Powell. In Celebration of the Book. Myers, Dwight and Carol (editors) Albuquerque and Santa Fe,NM; (): The New Book league/the Lightning Tree. Limited Edition. Octavo. Publisher's copy, limited to copies signed by the authors and and six others who helped in the production of the book, pp.

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From the heartland: Profiles of people and places of the Southwest and beyond by Powell, Lawrence Clark. Northland Press. Used - Good. Ships from Reno, NV.

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Lawrence Clark Powell (September 3, –Ma ) was a librarian, literary critic, bibliographer and author of more than books. Powell "made a significant contribution to the literature of the library profession, but he also writes for the book-minded public.

His interests are reflected in the subjects that recur throughout his writings; these are history and travel, especially. Los Angeles: Printed for Dawson's Book Shop at the Plantin Press, First Edition. Small Quarto.

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They are also oases in the deserts of time. Lawrence Clark Powell was an American librarian, literary critic, bibliographer, and author. He wrote more than books, including Books in My Baggage. Adventures in Reading and Collecting, The Blue Train and An Orange Grove Boyhood.

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