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By Bret Easton Ellis

ISBN-10: 0679735771

ISBN-13: 9780679735779

The debatable novel a few good-looking serial killer who strikes one of the younger and stylish in Nineteen Eighties ny.

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Cox, James M. " The Comic Imagination in American Literature. Ed. Louis D. Rubin Jr. : Rutgers Univ. Press, 1973. 101-12. , Jr. " Georgia Review 16 (1962): 465—69. Hart, James D. The Popular Book: A History of America's Literary Taste. Berkeley: Univ. of California Press, 1963. Hoffman, Daniel. Form and Fable in American Fiction. New York: Norton, 1961. Irving, Washington. " The Complete Works of Washington Lrving. The Sketch Book of Geoffrey Crayon, Gent. Ed. Haskell Springer. Vol. 8. Boston: Twayne, 1978.

Summer (at the time, the editor of the Columbia South Carolinian)—all of whom had an interest in southern frontier humor and who wrote sketches and tales in this tradition. On this occasion they seemed to have swapped with each other tales of a backwoods humorous variety. See the letter from Mayer to Paul Hamilton Hayne, 4 Feb. B. Mayer to Paul Hamilton Hayne: Some Notes on Literary Relationships," Mississippi Quarterly 50 (1996-1997): 117-23. 3. " While I am indebted to Anderson's findings, I will, whenever possible, add several of my own insights concerning the connections between these two pieces.

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