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The Resource Backward ran sentences : the best of Wolcott Gibbs from The New Yorker, Wolcott Gibbs ; foreword by P.J. O'Rourke ; edited and introduced by Thomas Vinciguerra

Backward ran sentences : the best of Wolcott Gibbs from The New Yorker, Wolcott Gibbs ; foreword by P.J. O'Rourke ; edited and introduced by Thomas Vinciguerra

Label
Backward ran sentences : the best of Wolcott Gibbs from The New Yorker
Title
Backward ran sentences
Title remainder
the best of Wolcott Gibbs from The New Yorker
Statement of responsibility
Wolcott Gibbs ; foreword by P.J. O'Rourke ; edited and introduced by Thomas Vinciguerra
Title variation
Backward ran sentences
Title variation remainder
the best of Wolcott Gibbs from The New Yorker
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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Summary
A generous sampling of the Algonquin Round Table friend's writings, originally published in the New Yorker, covers a wide range of topics, from books and movies to nightlife and the theater, and is complemented by a biographical essay by the editor
Writing style
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10024748
Cataloging source
DLC
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New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925)
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1902-1958
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Gibbs, Wolcott
Dewey number
818/.5409
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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Vinciguerra, Thomas J
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True
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Journalism
Target audience
adult
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the best of Wolcott Gibbs from The New Yorker
Label
Backward ran sentences : the best of Wolcott Gibbs from The New Yorker, Wolcott Gibbs ; foreword by P.J. O'Rourke ; edited and introduced by Thomas Vinciguerra
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Foreword: the top ten reasons why we should still read Wolcott Gibbs (and the top ten reasons why we don't anymore) / by P.J. O'Rourke -- Introduction / by Thomas Vinciguerra -- The editorial we: "notes and comment" and "the talk of the town" -- Some matters of fact: Profiles -- They write as I please: parodies -- Some troubles I've seen: casuals -- So-so stories: short stories -- Wounds and decorations: theater and film criticism -- Thoughts of infinity: personal and professional essays
Control code
ocn704383926
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xix, 667 p.
Isbn
9781608195503
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011028296
System control number
(OCoLC)704383926
Label
Backward ran sentences : the best of Wolcott Gibbs from The New Yorker, Wolcott Gibbs ; foreword by P.J. O'Rourke ; edited and introduced by Thomas Vinciguerra
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references
Contents
Foreword: the top ten reasons why we should still read Wolcott Gibbs (and the top ten reasons why we don't anymore) / by P.J. O'Rourke -- Introduction / by Thomas Vinciguerra -- The editorial we: "notes and comment" and "the talk of the town" -- Some matters of fact: Profiles -- They write as I please: parodies -- Some troubles I've seen: casuals -- So-so stories: short stories -- Wounds and decorations: theater and film criticism -- Thoughts of infinity: personal and professional essays
Control code
ocn704383926
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xix, 667 p.
Isbn
9781608195503
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2011028296
System control number
(OCoLC)704383926

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