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Published by Delacorte Press in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementTimothy Harris ; based on the screenplay by Paul Schrader.
ContributionsSchrader, Paul, 1946-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ4.H3165 Am, PS3558.A657 Am
The Physical Object
Pagination212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4734472M
ISBN 100440002184
LC Control Number78023736

A merican Gigolo, about high-class stud and phallic martyr Julian Kaye, who bestows orgasms upon the love-starved matrons of Beverly Hills the way Jesus bestowed loaves and fishes upon the starve-starved multitudes of Bethsaida, turned 40 on February 1. Which means this erotic thriller, written and directed by Paul Schrader, maintaining perfectly that precarious balance between purity and.


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