A New York Life: Of Friends and Others

By: Gill, Brendan

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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

Author Name: Gill, Brendan

Categories: Media/Literary,

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 +

Type: Remainder

Size: 8vo -- 9 in. Tall

Seller ID: 005083

Keywords: JOURNALISTS BIOGRAPHY NEW YORKER. Celebrities. Literary. New York City. Private Clubs.