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Liebling at The New Yorker : uncollected essays

Author: A J Liebling; James Barbour; Fred Warner
Publisher: Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays by New Yorker writer A.J. Liebling provides a sampler of Liebling's wide interests and concerns. As a journalist, he developed an affectionate regard for hustlers, handicappers, and confidence men. His essays on New York provide a loving but eccentric portrait of the life of the city. Book reviews, musings on his youth and on great food, comments on the responsibilities of the press,
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Liebling, A.J. (Abbott Joseph), 1904-1963.
Liebling at The New Yorker.
Albuquerque : University of New Mexico Press, 1994
(OCoLC)624466970
Named Person: A J Liebling; A J Liebling
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: A J Liebling; James Barbour; Fred Warner
ISBN: 0826315356 9780826315359
OCLC Number: 30473966
Notes: "The essays published here were originally published in The New Yorker"--Title page verso.
Description: xiv, 320 pages ; 24 cm
Responsibility: edited by James Barbour and Fred Warner.

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An entertaining book for those who appreciate good writing about books, food, war, and unusual characters. An exemplar of the kind of writing that The New Yorker was known for.  Read more...

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