A Journey Into Dorothy Parker's New York (Large Print 16pt) by Kevin C. Fitzpatrick, Paperback | Barnes & Noble
A Journey Into Dorothy Parker's New York (Large Print 16pt)

A Journey Into Dorothy Parker's New York (Large Print 16pt)

by Kevin C. Fitzpatrick
     
 
Taking the reader through the New York that inspired, and was in turn inspired by, the formidable Mrs. Parker, this guide uses rarely seen archival photographs from her life to illustrate Dorothy Parker's development as a writer, a formidable wit, and a public persona. Her favorite bars and salons as well as her homes and offices, most of which are still intact, are

Overview

Taking the reader through the New York that inspired, and was in turn inspired by, the formidable Mrs. Parker, this guide uses rarely seen archival photographs from her life to illustrate Dorothy Parker's development as a writer, a formidable wit, and a public persona. Her favorite bars and salons as well as her homes and offices, most of which are still intact, are uncovered. With the charting of her colorful career, including the decade she spent as a member of the Round Table, as well as her intense private life, readers will find themselves drawn into the lavish New York City of the 1920s and 30s.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781458785442
Publisher:
ReadHowYouWant, LLC
Publication date:
07/28/2010
Pages:
370
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.77(d)

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