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No Bed of Her Own

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When Rose Mahoney loses her job as a top-notch stenographer during the depression, she courageously decides to face reality in New York rather than return to her small town.
hardcover, 237 pages
Published May 1948 by Triangle Press (first published 1932)
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Dawn
Jan 16, 2013 Dawn rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book is a 1932 noir from famed Hollywood director, Val Lewton, that describes the struggles of a young girl during the Great Depression. Well-written and fast-paced, it's a good read for anyone interested in history.
Joel
Mar 13, 2009 Joel rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
A curio for fans of Val Lewton's films. Story-wise it's plodding reportage.
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Originally named Vladimir Ivan Leventon, Lewton immigrated with his sister and mother to the United States in 1909. He was raised in Port Chester, New York. He was nephew to the famous actress Alla Nazimova.

He studied journalism at Columbia University and authored eighteen works of nonfiction, fiction, and poetry. His 1932 novel No Bed of Her Own was a bestseller and made into the film No Man of H
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