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City boy : my life in New York during the 1960s and 70s

Author: Edmund White
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"When Edmund White left the Midwest after college he had an opportunity to pursue a Ph.D. at Harvard. Instead, he followed a lover to New York City. Bristling with wit and energy. City Boy chronicles the remarkable life he made for himself in the 1960s and '70s, in a city economically devastated but incandescent with art and ideas.".
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Edmund White
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edmund White
ISBN: 9781596914025 1596914025 9781408804438 1408804433
OCLC Number: 464363715
Description: 297 p. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Edmund White.
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A memoir of the sociel and sexual lives of New York City's cultural and intellectual in-crowd in the tumultous 1970s, from acclaimed author Edmund White.  Read more...

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'City Boy seems effortless in its tone; it is seamless, wise, funny and charming. The New York described in the book is history now, but history that has made an essential difference to the way we Read more...

 
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