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The Portable Paul and Jane Bowles

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Paperback, The Viking Portable Library, 611 pages
Published August 1994 by Penguin Books
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Joel
Jun 19, 2017 Joel rated it liked it
Save your time and grab any other Paul Bowles collection of short stories. Wouldn't recommend Jane's.
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two of the most interesting americans that ever lived.
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Jul 03, 2008 Lisa rated it liked it
Such a cute couple. Y'know, if you can overlook the opium, and the affairs...
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Ive read a lot of it: worth it for the jane Bowles stuff
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Magnificent...Two of my favorite writers, who just happened to be married to one another.
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Paul Bowles grew up in New York, and attended college at the University of Virginia before traveling to Paris, where became a part of Gertrude Stein's literary and artistic circle. Following her advice, he took his first trip to Tangiers in 1931 with his friend, composer Aaron Copeland.

In 1938 he married author and playwright Jane Auer (see: Jane Bowles). He moved to Tangiers permanently in 1947,
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