Plato's Garage

Rob Campbell

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Sun Fun Stay Play: A Brief History of
Hometown Cruising
Somehow
It’s like visiting the grave of a first love,
This being in the suburbs . . .
Suddenly felt
As if I had to walk without end
Along these midnight streets
—no. 10 and 26 of “Sad Toys” by Ishikawa
Takuboku, 1912
1.
They don’t exist anymore, but when I was growing up there were two spectacular signs on Highway 99 in the San Joaquin Valley of California, one ten miles north of Bakersfield and the other ten miles south. SUN FUN STAY PLAY, they proclaimed and beseeched, each word

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Plato's Garage
Rob Campbell

Hardcover

Hardcover
St. Martin's Press
January 2000
Hardcover
ISBN: 9780312205690
ISBN10: 0312205694
5 1/2 x 8 1/4 inches, 272 pages
$23.95

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April 2007
e-Book Agency
ISBN: 9781429971515
ISBN10: 1429971517
272 pages
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