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Title:
Elmore Leonard
Author:
Devlin, James E., 1938-
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Publication Information:
New York : Twayne Publishers, [1999]

©1999
Physical Description:
xvi, 164 pages : portrait ; 23 cm.
Language:
English
Contents:
Biography -- Fenimore Cooper to Gary Cooper: Leonard is coming -- Up in Michigan -- Florida: the last resort -- Leonard's worldview -- "Dope, sex, and rock and roll": pop strains and formulaic elements -- The movies.
ISBN:
9780805716948
Format :
Book

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This American author of popular crime novels ("Freaky Deaky, Rum Punch") often adapted for film, is well known for his use of local color and his ear for realistic dialogue.