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More tales of the city

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Published by HarperPerennial in New York .
Written in English



  • San Francisco (Calif.)


  • City and town life -- Fiction.,
  • San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementArmistead Maupin.
SeriesThe Tales of the city series ;, v. 2
LC ClassificationsPS3563.A878 M67 1994
The Physical Object
Pagination340 p. ;
Number of Pages340
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1143593M
ISBN 100060924799
LC Control Number94114189

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More Tales of the City has the same great narrator as the first book of the series. It's light, funny, colorful and heartwarming-- a good antidote to and respite from the serious realities of life. Since I am conservative culturally and politically, I was amazed at finding them entertaining, rather than offensive. More Tales of the City (Book): Maupin, Armistead: The lives of the colorful residents of a San Francisco boarding house are comically intertwined as they search for themselves, their lovers, and families. Mona is amazed to discover a recipe book at the brothel with the name Mona Ransay written inside it. She telephones Mrs. Madrigal and discovers that she is Mrs. Madrigal's daughter and that Mrs. Madrigal, prior to her sex realignment operation, was Andy, the son of . Nov 06,  · Buy More Tales Of The City: Tales of the City 2 by Armistead Maupin from Amazon's Fiction Books Store. Everyday low prices on a huge range of new releases and classic fiction/5(46).