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Literary hills of San Francisco

by Luree Miller

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Published by Starrhill Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • San Francisco (Calif.),
  • California,
  • San Francisco.,
  • San Francisco
    • Subjects:
    • Literary landmarks -- California -- San Francisco.,
    • Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- California -- San Francisco.,
    • American literature -- California -- San Francisco -- History and criticism.,
    • City and town life in literature.,
    • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Guidebooks.,
    • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Intellectual life.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [75]-76) and index.

      StatementLuree Miller.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS144.S4 M54 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination79 p. :
      Number of Pages79
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1563140M
      ISBN 100913515760
      LC Control Number91044656

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