Among Friends

Among Friends

by M. F. K. Fisher


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781593760243
Publisher: Counterpoint Press
Publication date: 05/10/2004
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 4.94(w) x 9.74(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

Prologue: Child of an Inner "Ghetto"3
Part IThe Family
1)Then Begin Again21
2)A Footnote on the Scabrous Possibilities of the Most Innocent of Publications, Such as "The Miriam Cook Book"28
3)The Predilection for Lame Ducks32
4)The Bodies and Otherwise56
5)Love Blemished but Abiding62
6)The First and Best Batties97
7)Our "Girls" and a Few Ladies106
Part IIThe Town
8)Prejudice, Hate, and the First World War121
9)Culture and Music and All That137
10)Lightened Heart and Quickened Energies147
11)Dance of the Slow Learner160
12)The Best View177
13)A Palace Incident188
14)A Pagan Ornament198
15)The Haunts of Sin and Iniquity205
Part III...And Beyond
16)Fugues and Evasions215
17)Flora and a Few Fauna231
18)A Footnote on Fauna, Largely Secret251
19)The Separation of the Senses, or Not260
20)Notes on Following the Gleam279
21)Streets of Gold Forsworn292
22)Petitions, Manifestoes, Broadsides, and Such300

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