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Full Name: Nathanael West
(1903-1940) Novelist, screenwriter. Nathanael West was born in Manhattan, New York and is buried in Mount Zion Cemetery in Queens, New York. In 1931, he worked on his famous novel "Miss Lonelyhearts" (1933) while vacationing in a cabin on Viele Pond near Warrensburg, New York.
Author's Timeline:
1933 Warren County
Miss Lonelyhearts
(Pub: Liveright. ISBN: )
In 1931, West worked on his famous novel "Miss Lonelyhearts" while vacationing in a cabin on Viele Pond near Warrensburg, New York.  
1903 New York County
Nathan Wallenstein Weinstein (Nathanael West) was born in Manhattan, New York in 1903. 
1940 Queens County
Nathanael West is buried in Mount Zion Cemetery, Maspeth, Queens, New York. 
1940 (Unknown) County
Nathanael West died near El Centro, California in 1940. 
1931 (Unknown) County
The Dream Life of Balso Snell
(Pub: Contact Editions. ISBN: )
1934 (Unknown) County
A Cool Million
(Pub: Covici Friede. ISBN: )
1939 (Unknown) County
The Day of the Locust
(Pub: Random House. ISBN: )
1957 (Unknown) County
The Complete Works of Nathanael West
(Pub: Farrar Straus and Company, reprinted in 1963, 1975. ISBN: )
Collection including West's four novels. 
1938 (Unknown) County
Good Hunting
Play; co-written with Joseph Schrank. 
1934 (Unknown) County
Even Stephen
Play in collaboration with S.J. Perelman.  

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