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The Resource Contemporary California short stories

Contemporary California short stories

Label
Contemporary California short stories
Title
Contemporary California short stories
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
KSU
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
Series statement
Keepsake series (Book Club of California)
Series volume
1937
Label
Contemporary California short stories
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A series of six short stories by contemporary authors to be distributed bi-monthly during 1937 to members of the Book Club of California."
  • 600 copies of each part were printed
  • No. 3 was printed by John Henry Nash; no. 4 by the Grabhorn Press; no. 5 by the Ward Ritchie Press
  • Bound in printed paper wrappers. In a protective case
  • Each number is accompanied by a form letter from Oscar Lewis, secretary of the club, transmitting the story and announcing the next
Contents
No. 1. The hold-up, by Stewart Edward White.--No. 2. A murder at the Dome, by Gelett Burgess.--No. 3. The crystal ball, by Charles Caldwell Dobie.--No. 4. The foghorn, by Gertrude Atherton.--No. 5. Pepe, by James Hopper.--No. 6. His Wife could eat no lean, by Ruth Comfort Mitchell
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
6 v.
Note
Limited to 600 copies, each pamphlet printed by a different California press.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02418550
  • ucoclc2418550
Label
Contemporary California short stories
Publication
Note
  • "A series of six short stories by contemporary authors to be distributed bi-monthly during 1937 to members of the Book Club of California."
  • 600 copies of each part were printed
  • No. 3 was printed by John Henry Nash; no. 4 by the Grabhorn Press; no. 5 by the Ward Ritchie Press
  • Bound in printed paper wrappers. In a protective case
  • Each number is accompanied by a form letter from Oscar Lewis, secretary of the club, transmitting the story and announcing the next
Contents
No. 1. The hold-up, by Stewart Edward White.--No. 2. A murder at the Dome, by Gelett Burgess.--No. 3. The crystal ball, by Charles Caldwell Dobie.--No. 4. The foghorn, by Gertrude Atherton.--No. 5. Pepe, by James Hopper.--No. 6. His Wife could eat no lean, by Ruth Comfort Mitchell
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
6 v.
Note
Limited to 600 copies, each pamphlet printed by a different California press.
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)02418550
  • ucoclc2418550

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