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Genêt : a biography of Janet Flanner

Author: Brenda Wineapple
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©1989
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The daughter of an Indianapolis mortician, Janet Flanner really began to live at the age of thirty, when she fled to Paris with her female lover. That was in 1921, a few years before she signed on as Paris correspondent for the New Yorker, taking the pseudonym Genet. For half a century she described life on the Continent with matchless elegance"--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Named Person: Janet Flanner; Janet Flanner; Janet Flanner
Material Type: Biography, Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brenda Wineapple
ISBN: 0803297408 9780803297401
OCLC Number: 26398870
Notes: "A Bison book."
Originally published: New York : Ticknor & Fields, 1989.
Description: xvii, 361 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Responsibility: Brenda Wineapple.
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