M. F. K. Fisher: A Life in Letters - Correspondence, 1929-1991

M. F. K. Fisher: A Life in Letters - Correspondence, 1929-1991

by Norah K. Barr, Patrick Moran, Marsha Moran
     
 

In these pages, M.F.K. Fisher’s letters are made public for the first time. Selected and compiled by her younger sister, her longtime secretary, and a close family friend, these personal pieces reveal some of Fisher’s most private moments over six decades, giving ample display to her sharp wit and affectionate humor, her ongoing reflections on loss and

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In these pages, M.F.K. Fisher’s letters are made public for the first time. Selected and compiled by her younger sister, her longtime secretary, and a close family friend, these personal pieces reveal some of Fisher’s most private moments over six decades, giving ample display to her sharp wit and affectionate humor, her ongoing reflections on loss and the power to change.

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Betty Fussell
It is a special pleasure to open a book of nearly 500 pages and hear on each one of them the distinctive, quirky, personable, contradictory and altogether artful Fisher voice. -- The New York Times Book Review

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781887178938
Publisher:
Counterpoint Press
Publication date:
09/16/1998
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
520
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.22(h) x 1.34(d)

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