This copy has been SIGNED by Frederick Busch on the title page. A haunting story told with insight and powerful language, "The Night Inspector" chronicles an unforgettable character who navigates the desperate days and sleepless nights of a gilded yet polluted nineteenth-century New York. James Lee Burke calls him "A major American writer.This man's gift and skill are enormous." View More...
Iowa City, Iowa, University of Iowa Press: 1986
Edition: First Edition/First Printing
Seller ID: 5048
This is a book about fiction writing from a writer's perspective, concentrating on what happens once the writing is done and makes it into print—or doesn't. In "When People Publish" Busch ruminates on the works and lives of literary giants—Dickens, Melville, Kafka, Hemingway. He probes his relationship to these and other literary mentors and his own growth as a writer over twenty years' time. View More...