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Frank Norris

Ernest Marchand

Frank Norris

a study

by Ernest Marchand

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Published by Octagon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Norris, Frank, -- 1870-1902

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 241-249.

    Statementby Ernest Marchand.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination258 p. ;
    Number of Pages258
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13537514M
    OCLC/WorldCa2688575

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Frank Norris was born in Chicago, Illinois on 5 March His mother Gertrude Doggett was an actress, his father Benjamin Franklin Norris a wealthy jeweler.