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Maps to Anywhere

Cooper, Bernard

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ISBN 10: 0820311901 / ISBN 13: 9780820311906
Published by University of Georgia Press, Athens and London, 1990
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Hardcover with dustjacket. 8vo. First edition. Book is in fine condition; jacket is in near fine condition, with one lightly bumped corner. With a foreword by Richard Howard. Cooper's first book: essays about Southern California. 139 pp. Bookseller Inventory # 14120

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Title: Maps to Anywhere

Publisher: University of Georgia Press, Athens and London

Publication Date: 1990

Binding: Hardcover

Dust Jacket Condition: Dust Jacket Included

Edition: 1st Edition

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The essays in Maps to Anywhere plot terrain that is at once familiar and subtly strange. Writing on subjects ranging from his family to the origin of the barbershop pole, Bernard Cooper digs into the glimmering surface of the southern California landscape, observing the collision of the American Dream with the realities of everyday life. From the fragments, he discovers landmarks by which he attempts to make sense of contemporary America.

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Bernard Cooper is the author of "Guess Again," "A Year of Rhymes," and "Truth Serum." He has won numerous awards, including an O. Henry Prize, a PEN/Ernest Hemingway Award, a Guggenheim Fellowship, and a Getty Center for the Arts and Humanities Fellowship. He has taught at Antioch University, Los Angeles, and the UCLA Writer's Program.

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