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The Fran Lebowitz reader.

Author: Fran Lebowitz
Publisher: New York : Vintage Books, 1994.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 1st Vintage books edView all editions and formats
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Fran Lebowitz in Public Speaking A Martin Scorsese Picture Now an HBO Documentary Film The Fran Lebowitz Reader brings together in one volume, with a new preface, two bestsellers, Metropolitan Life and Social Studies, by an "important humorist in the classic tradition" (The New York Times Book Review) who is "the natural successor to Dorothy Parker" (British Vogue). In "elegant, finely honed prose" (The Washington  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Anecdotes
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Lebowitz, Fran.
Fran Lebowitz reader.
New York : Vintage Books, 1994
(DLC) 94061671
(OCoLC)31820056
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Fran Lebowitz
ISBN: 9780307744937 0307744930
OCLC Number: 774907347
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Metropolitan life --
Social studies.
Other Titles: Metropolitan life

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Fran Lebowitz in Public Speaking A Martin Scorsese Picture Now an HBO Documentary Film The Fran Lebowitz Reader brings together in one volume, with a new preface, two bestsellers, Metropolitan Life and Social Studies, by an "important humorist in the classic tradition" (The New York Times Book Review) who is "the natural successor to Dorothy Parker" (British Vogue). In "elegant, finely honed prose" (The Washington Post Book World), Lebowitz limns the vicissitudes of contemporary urban life'its fads, trends, crazes, morals, and fashions. By turns ironic, facetious, deadpan, sarcastic, wry, wisecracking, and waggish, she is always wickedly entertaining.

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