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The anti-romantic child : a story of unexpected joy

Author: Priscilla Gilman
Publisher: New York : Harper, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The daughter of literary agent Lynn Nesbit and the late theater drama critic Richard Gilman crafts a beautifully sinuous and intensely literary celebration of the exceptional, unconventional child--her son, Benjamin--and the breakup of her marriage, rejection of an academic career, and move to New York City to work in her mother's literary agency.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Priscilla Gilman; Priscilla Gilman; Priscilla Gilman
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Priscilla Gilman
ISBN: 9780061690273 0061690279
OCLC Number: 670475814
Description: 291 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Priscilla Gilman.

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The daughter of literary agent Lynn Nesbit and the late theater drama critic Richard Gilman crafts a beautifully sinuous and intensely literary celebration of the exceptional, unconventional child--her son, Benjamin--and the breakup of her marriage, rejection of an academic career, and move to New York City to work in her mother's literary agency.

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