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Richard Ford

by Elinor Walker

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Published by Twayne in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ford, Richard, 1944- -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 215-221) and index.

    StatementElinor Ann Walker.
    SeriesTwayne"s United States authors series ;, TUSAS 718
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3556.O713 Z95 2000
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 226 p. ;
    Number of Pages226
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6781948M
    ISBN 100805716793
    LC Control Number00030269

    INTERVIEW WITH RICHARD FORD. A starred Kirkus review praised Richard Ford’s Canadaas “a great American novel by the Pulitzer Prize–winning author.” It may well be his best, certainly his most powerful since ’s Independence Day.. The mother and father of year-old twins, living in Montana, inexplicably (or perhaps inevitably) commit a bank. About Richard Ford. Richard Ford is the author of six novels and three collections of stories. He was awarded the Pulitzer Prize and the PEN/Faulkner Award for Independence Day and the PEN/Malamud Award for excellence in short fiction. He lives in New York and Maine. More about Richard Ford.

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