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The luck of friendship : the letters of Tennessee Williams and James Laughlin

Author: Tennessee Williams; James Laughlin; Peggy L Fox; Thomas Keith
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, [2018]
Series: James Laughlin selected letters series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Chronicles the unlikely yet enduring literary and personal relationship of Tennessee Williams and James Laughlin. Their story provides a window into the literary history of the mid-twentieth century and reveals the struggles of a great artist, supported in his endeavors by the publisher he considered a true friend.
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Genre/Form: History
Personal correspondence
Records and correspondence
Correspondence
Named Person: Tennessee Williams; James Laughlin; James Laughlin; Tennessee Williams; James Laughlin; Tennessee Williams
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Tennessee Williams; James Laughlin; Peggy L Fox; Thomas Keith
ISBN: 9780393246209 0393246205
OCLC Number: 1020297997
Description: xl, 392 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction by Peggy L. Fox --
Notes on the text by Thomas Keith --
Acknowledgments --
Letters.
Series Title: James Laughlin selected letters series.
Other Titles: Correspondence.
Responsibility: edited by Peggy L. Fox and Thomas Keith.

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