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Ross, Lillian 1927-

Overview
Works: 30 works in 134 publications in 4 languages and 6,899 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Fiction  Personal narratives  Interviews  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: AC8, B
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Most widely held works about Lillian Ross
 
Most widely held works by Lillian Ross
Portrait of Hemingway by Lillian Ross( Book )
35 editions published between 1950 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 1,350 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Picture by Lillian Ross( Book )
27 editions published between 1952 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 978 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In this book, author (and New Yorker staff writer) Lillian Ross follows the progress of John Huston's filming of Stephen Crane's The Red Badge of Courage. First published as a serial in the New Yorker, the book covers not only the film's creation but its subsequent fate at the hands of its studio bosses. Along the way, the author provides what the publisher describes as "everything any sane person should want to know about how a big film studio functions." Thus, this work has become the definitive book on the Hollywood community--its language, its manners, its preoccupations, its ideas
The player; a profile of an art by Lillian Ross( Book )
4 editions published between 1962 and 1984 in English and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Reporting by Lillian Ross( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1981 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Talk stories by Lillian Ross( Book )
3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 475 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fun of it : stories from the talk of the town, the New Yorker ( Book )
5 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 454 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The best of the best: the first collection spanning the history of "The Talk of the Town", edited by the New Yorker staff member with the longest memory of all, Lillian Ross, who wrote her first "Talk" story in 1945 and remains one of the magazine's wittiest reporters
Vertical and horizontal by Lillian Ross( Book )
15 editions published between 1963 and 1985 in English and held by 380 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Takes : stories from the Talk of the town by Lillian Ross( Book )
1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Moments with Chaplin by Lillian Ross( Book )
1 edition published in 1980 in English and held by 315 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fun of it : stories from The New Yorker's "The talk of the town" ( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
William Steig : drawings ( Book )
1 edition published in 1979 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This impressive volume, prepared to mark the fiftieth anniversary of Steig's work for The New Yorker, selects more than 250 of his drawings from the 1970s, the most productive decade in the career of this singular and inexhaustible genius
Un film est un film by Lillian Ross( Book )
1 edition published in 1966 in French and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Here but not here : a love story by Lillian Ross( Book )
3 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Japanese and English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The author, a writer for the New Yorker, tells of her long affair with the magazine's editor William Shawn
Reporting back : notes on journalism by Lillian Ross( Book )
2 editions published in 2002 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ross (Here but Not Here) has written profiles and Talk of the Town pieces for the New Yorker for more than 50 years and in that time has built up an arsenal of journalistic techniques, which she shares here in some detail. She discusses her feelings about journalism, praising her New Yorker colleagues (notably the late editor William Shawn) and offering her definition of journalism (factual reporting built of good writing and singular humor). The majority of the book is filled with Ross's deconstruction of some of her best-loved pieces, including 1949's Come In, Lassie! (about politics in the film business); 1950's How Do You Like It Now, Gentlemen? (a profile of Ernest Hemingway); and 1960's The Yellow Bus (concerning a group of tourists visiting New York City)
Décrocheurs, raccrocheurs : une étude sur l'alphabétisation chez les jeunes by Helen Campbell Murphy( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in French and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fun of it : stories from "The talk of the town" by Lillian Ross( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Profiles: el único matador by Lillian Ross( Book )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The fun of it stories from the Talk of the Town ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Lilian Ross is interviewed and reads excerpts from her book "The Talk of the Town", a collection of her essays from The New Yorker
No. 1512 by Lillian Ross( Book )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
by Ernest Hemingway( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Correspondents include: Jay Allen, Sherwood Anderson, George Antheil, Louis Aragon, Carlos Baker, Sylvia Beach, Bernard Berenson, William Bird, Baron Bror von Blixen-Finecke, John R. Bone, Harry Brague, Harvey Breit, T. Otto Bruce, Harry Burton, Alexander Calder, Erskine Caldwell, Morley Callaghan, Gregory Clark, Gary Cooper, Malcolm Cowley, Caresse Crosby, Harry Crosby, Rollin Dart, Marlene Dietrich, Eric Dorman-Smith, John Dos Passos, Clifton Fadiman, James Thomas Farrell, William Faulkner, Charles A. Fenton, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ford Madox Ford, Carol Hemingway Gardner, Antonio Gattorno, Arnold Gingrich, Zane Grey, John Gunther, Leland Hayward, Nancy Hayward, Lillian Hellman, Anson T. Hemingway, Clarence E. Hemingway, Grace Hall Hemingway, Henrietta Hemingway, Leicester Hemingway, Mary Welsh Hemingway, Pauline Hemingway, Josephine Herbst, Guy Hickock, William D. Horne, A.E. Hotchner, Adriana Ivancich, Gianfranco Ivancich, Joris Ivens, Ursula Hemingway Jepson, Eugène Jolas, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, Charles Trueman Lanham, Helen Lerner, Michael Lerner, Sinclair Lewis, Wyndham Lewis, Harold Loeb, Joseph Losey, William Lowe, and Leonard Lyons
 
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Alternative Names
ロス, リリアン
Languages
English (114)
Japanese (5)
Spanish (3)
French (2)
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