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Garrison Keillor

a voice of America

by Judith Yaross Lee

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  • 14 Currently reading

Published by University Press of Mississippi in Jackson .
Written in English

  • Keillor, Garrison -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Lake Wobegon (Minn. : Imaginary place),
  • Minnesota in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 205-219) and index.

    StatementJudith Yaross Lee.
    SeriesStudies in popular culture, Studies in popular culture (Jackson, Miss.)
    LC ClassificationsPS3561.E3755 Z76 1991
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 230 p., [7] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1866586M
    ISBN 10087805457X, 0878054731
    LC Control Number90024702

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The Book of Guys features 22 very funny stories about "ordinary guys, gods, heroes, and dim bulbs," told in the friendly, conversational style of silver-tongued master storyteller Garrison Keillor, the host and writer of the popular radio show "Prairie Home Companion," author of Lake Wobegon Days, Happy To Be Here, and many other books.

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