Billy Bathgate : a novel (Book, 1989) [University of Maryland, College Park]
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Billy Bathgate : a novel

Author: E L Doctorow
Publisher: New York : Random House, ©1989.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st trade edView all editions and formats
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The story of Billy Bathgate, a boy who has insinuated himself into the inner circle of the notorious Dutch Schultz gang to become apprentice and protege to one of the great murdering gangsters.
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Genre/Form: Historical fiction
Novels
Gangster fiction
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Doctorow, E.L., 1931-
Billy Bathgate.
New York : Random House, ©1989
(OCoLC)580584067
Named Person: Dutch Schultz; Dutch Schultz
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: E L Doctorow
ISBN: 039457513X 9780394575131 0394525299 9780394525297 9780452280021 0452280028 9780241256428 0241256429
OCLC Number: 18835056
Notes: "Of the first edition ... three hundred copies have been specially bound. These books are signed by the author and numbered 1 to 300"--Preliminary p. [1].
"A limited first edition of this book has been privately printed by the Franklin Library"--Title page verso.
Awards: National Book Critics Circle Award Winner, 1989.
Description: [10], 323, [2] pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: E.L. Doctorow.

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The story of Billy Bathgate, a boy who has insinuated himself into the inner circle of the notorious Dutch Schultz gang to become apprentice and protege to one of the great murdering gangsters.
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