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Parker, Dorothy 1893-1967

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The portable Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker( Book )
96 editions published between 1944 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 3,294 libraries worldwide
One of the most quotable of twentieth-century authors, Dorothy Parker has attained a wide-ranging and enthusiastic following. This revised and enlarged edition, with an introduction by Brendan Gill, comprises the original 1944 Portable, as selected and arranged by Dorothy Parker herself and including all her most celebrated poems and stories, along with a selection of her later stories, play reviews, articles, book reviews from Esquire, and the complete Constant Reader, her collected New Yorker book reviews. - Back cover
American poetry : the twentieth century ( Book )
1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2,347 libraries worldwide
Contains over 1500 poems by more than 200 well-known American poets, including Langston Hughes, T.S. Eliot, Ezra Pound, Robert Frost, and Wallace Stevens
The collected stories of Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker( Book )
17 editions published between 1930 and 2003 in English and held by 2,308 libraries worldwide
Dorothy Parker's quips and light verse have become part of the American literary landscape, but, as this collection of her complete short stories demonstrates, Parker's talents extended far beyond brash one-liners and clever rhymes. Her stories not only bring to life the urban milieu that was her bailiwick but lay bare the uncertainties and disappointments of ordinary people living ordinary lives
A star is born by George Cukor( visu )
73 editions published between 1937 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 1,731 libraries worldwide
Norman Main, a drunk and failing Hollywood star, unexpectedly meets Ester Boldgett, a farm girl loking to become a showgirl. They fall in love and marry. Her career skyrockets, while his continues to fade with tragic results
Saboteur by Alfred Hitchcock( visu )
40 editions published between 1942 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 1,195 libraries worldwide
A riveting wartime thriller following an innocent man who suddenly finds himself in a very deadly situation. After aircraft factory worker Barry Kane witnesses his plant's firebombing by a Nazi agent, he finds himself falsely accused of sabotage and killing his best friend. To clear his name, Kane begins a relentless cross-country chase that takes him from Los Angeles to Boulder Dam and New York's Radio City Music Hall. The suspense builds to a climactic finale atop the Statue of Liberty
The collected poetry of Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker( Book )
24 editions published between 1926 and 1959 in English and Dutch and held by 1,195 libraries worldwide
Here lies : the collected stories by Dorothy Parker( Book )
32 editions published between 1939 and 1945 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,093 libraries worldwide
Laments for the living by Dorothy Parker( Book )
30 editions published between 1930 and 1995 in 3 languages and held by 1,044 libraries worldwide
In these 24 short stories, Parker blends irony and humor on topics ranging from the battle of the sexes to love affairs and family feuds
Constant Reader by Dorothy Parker( Book )
12 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 1,033 libraries worldwide
Collected poems: Not so deep as a well by Dorothy Parker( Book )
21 editions published between 1931 and 1942 in English and Undetermined and held by 841 libraries worldwide
Not much fun : the lost poems of Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker( Book )
7 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 836 libraries worldwide
Dorothy Parker wrote more than three hundred poems and verses for a variety of popular magazines and newspapers during the early years of her literary career. She collected most of these pieces in three volumes of poetry, Enough Rope, Sunset Gun and Death and Taxes. It is the remaining poems and verses, the ones that she failed to collect and whose very existence has been unknown to most of the general public for more than half a century, that comprise this volume. Eclectic and exuberant, the 122 forgotten poems and verses display the raw talent and dexterity of America's most renowned cynic. Some are topical, providing gimlet-eyed commentary on urban life from the First World War through the mid-twenties. With incomparable wit, Parker dissects contemporary fads and, in the raucous "Hate Verses," gleefully maligns most facets of humanity and popular culture, from husbands and wives to bohemians, slackers, summer resorts and movies. Some of the pieces are rare examples of Parker's experimentation with structured poetic forms. Others are more personal, celebrating her love of animals or scrutinizing the perils of passion. Notoriously - and irrationally - critical of her own work, Parker chose not to include this poetry in her previous collections. Nonetheless, many of the lost poems compare with her best, and nearly all display the distinctive wit, irony and precision that continue to attract succeeding generations of readers. In an authoritative and immensely entertaining introduction, Stuart Y. Silverstein recounts Parker's celebrated career
Enough rope : poems by Dorothy Parker( Book )
29 editions published between 1926 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 797 libraries worldwide
Parker's first book of light, witty, and sometimes cynical verse was a best-seller when it appeared in 1926
After such pleasures by Dorothy Parker( Book )
35 editions published between 1932 and 1949 in 4 languages and held by 795 libraries worldwide
Complete poems by Dorothy Parker( Book )
9 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 771 libraries worldwide
Collects the complete verse of the witty and multi-talented American writer
Death and taxes by Dorothy Parker( Book )
20 editions published between 1931 and 1939 in English and held by 753 libraries worldwide
Sunset gun; poems by Dorothy Parker( Book )
23 editions published between 1928 and 1941 in English and Undetermined and held by 750 libraries worldwide
The ladies of the corridor by Dorothy Parker( Book )
15 editions published between 1954 and 2008 in English and held by 736 libraries worldwide
Loosely based on Parker's life, this is a searing drama about women living on their own in a New York residence hotel. With husbands dead and children, if any, too busy for aging parents, the ladies are empty-nesters struggling with lives that have lost their centers
The poetry and short stories of Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker( Book )
9 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
Poetry and short stories by American author Dorothy Parker, who got her start as a caption writer for Vogue and was instrumental in forming the character of the New Yorker magazine at its founding in 1925
Candide : a comic operetta based on Voltaire's satire by Leonard Bernstein( Book )
3 editions published between 1957 and 1958 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
Bucks County Playhouse, under the direction of Michael Ellis, 1958 season, Lester Osterman and Hillard Elkins present Martyn Green, Robert Rounseville, Irra Petina, in "Candide," a concert version of a musical based on Voltaire, intoducing Mary Costa, also starring Lee Bergere, music by Leonard Bernstein, book by Lillian Hellman, lyrics by Richard Wilbur, other lyrics by John Latouche and Dorothy Parker, concet adaptation by Mike Stewart, musical direction by Samuel Krachmalnick, entire production directed by David Alexander, production design and lighting by W. Broderick Hackett and David Hale Hand
Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker( Book )
25 editions published between 1944 and 1971 in 4 languages and held by 140 libraries worldwide
Bevat gedichten en verhalen van de Amerikaanse schrijfster (1893-1967)
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Alternative Names
Constant Reader.
Constant Reader 1893-1967
Dorotė Parker
Dorothy Parker Amerikaans auteur
Dorothy Parker amerykańska pisarka i poetka
Dorothy Parker écrivaine américaine
Dorothy Parker scrittrice, poetessa e giornalista statunitense
Dorothy Parker US-amerikanische Schriftstellerin
Parker, Dorothy
Parker, Dorothy 1893-1967
Parker, Dorothy Rothschild.
Parker, Dorothy Rothschild 1892-1967
Parker, Dorothy Rothschild 1893-1967
Parker, Doroti 1893-1967
Pārkere, Doroteja 1893-1967
Rothschild, Dorothy 1893-1967
Ντόροθι Πάρκερ
Дороти Паркер
Дороти Паркър
Паркер, Дороти 1893-1967
Паркер, Дороти американская писательница и поэтесса
דורותי פרקר
פארקר, דורותי
פארקר, דורותי 1893־1967
פראקער, דורותי
פרקר, דורותי רוטשילד
دوروتی پارکر
دوروتی پارکر شاعر، نویسنده و منتقد آمریکایی
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파커, 도로시 1893-1967
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