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American rhapsody : writers, musicians, movie stars, and one great building / Claudia Roth Pierpont
BOOK | Farrar, Straus and Giroux | 2016. | First edition.
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Edition
First edition.
Descript.
309 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent.
unmediated n rdamedia.
volume nc rdacarrier.
Note
The majority of essays were previously published in The New Yorker.
Bibliog.
Includes index.
Summary
"Incisive biographical profiles of some of the most iconic American artists and creations of the twentieth century"-- Provided by publisher.
Contents
Introduction -- Cries and Whispers: Edith Wharton -- For Love and Money: F. Scott Fitzgerald -- Behind the Mask: Bert Williams and Stepin Fetchit -- Jazzbo: George Gershwin -- The Silver Spire: The Chrysler Building -- Tough Guy: Dashiell Hammett -- The Collector: Peggy Guggenheim -- Born For The Part: Katharine Hepburn -- The Player Kings: Orson Welles and Laurence Olivier -- Method Man: Marlon Brando -- Another Country: James Baldwin -- A Raised Voice: Nina Simone.
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Title
New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925).
ISBN/ISSN
9780374104405 (hardback)
0374104409 (hardback)
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