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The Last Days of Louisiana Red
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Random House Inc
Publication date September 1, 1974
Pages 179
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780394491882
ISBN-10 0394491882
Availability§ Out of Print
Original list price $5.95
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Summaries and Reviews
Private investigator Papa La Bas tries to put an end to the psychological stress threatening human life
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from Random House Inc (September 1, 1974); titled "The Last Days of Louisiana Red"
9780394491882 | details & prices | 179 pages | List price $5.95
About: Private investigator Papa La Bas tries to put an end to the psychological stress threatening human life
Book cover for 9780689707315
from Dalkey Archive Pr (July 1, 2000); titled "The Last Days of Louisiana Red"
9781564782366 | details & prices | 177 pages | 5.50 × 8.25 × 0.50 in. | 0.55 lbs | List price $11.95
Reissue edition from Atheneum (March 1, 1989); titled "The Last Days of Louisiana Red"
9780689707315 | details & prices | List price $8.95
About: When Papa LaBas (private eye, noonday HooDoo, and hero of Reed’s Mumbo Jumbo) comes to Berkeley, California, to investigate the mysterious death of Ed Yellings, owner of the Solid Gumbo Works, he finds himself fighting the rising tide of violence propagated by Louisiana Red and those militant opportunists, the Moochers.
With Jaime Fernandez Garrido | Reissue edition from Avon Books (July 1, 1983)
9780380007363 | details & prices | List price $3.50
This edition also contains Mejora tu ritmo / Pace Yourself: La Esperada Continuacion De Cambia De Ritmo
About: "The Last Days of Louisiana Redblends paradox, hyperbole, understatement and signifyin' so expertlyyou can almost hear a droll black voice telling the tales as you readit.

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