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348 pp. Remainder slash mark on bottom edge. No other markings. Light thumbing. A collection of 41 portraits presented in the personal reminiscences of New Yorker writer Brendan Gill. Eleanor Roosevelt, Brendan Behan, Dorothy Parker, Louise Nevelson and Joseph Campbell are among the famous people Gill has encountered in New York's private clubs and other high-society hangouts. The profiles help illustrate New York's heyday as a literary and cultural capital in the first half of the 20th century.
Title: A New York Life: Of Friends and Others
Edition: First Paperback Edition
Publisher: NY, Poseidon Press (Simon & Schuster): 1991
ISBN Number: 0671748017
ISBN Number 13: 9780671748012
Binding: Trade Paperback
Book Condition: Very Good +
Size: 8vo -- 9 in. Tall
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Seller ID: 005083
Keywords: JOURNALISTS BIOGRAPHY NEW YORKER. Celebrities. Literary. New York City. Private Clubs.