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Party of twenty : informal essays from Holiday magazine

Author: Clifton Fadiman
Publisher: New York : Simon and Schuster, 1963.
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Holiday.
Party of twenty.
New York, Simon and Schuster. 1963
(OCoLC)590499528
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Clifton Fadiman
OCLC Number: 1381945
Description: 252 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Introduction / Clifton Fadiman --
The pleasures of illness / Walter Allen --
The detective story / Jacques Barzun --
On not being liked / Lucius Beebe --
Of novels and novelists / Joyce Cary --
Judges and witnesses / Henry Cecil --
Adventures of a middle-aged novelist / Richard Condon --
Book collecting / Robertson Davies --
Religious revival and delinquent youth / Bergen Evans --
The triumph of rudeness / Romain Gary --
Thinking as a hobby / William Golding --
The oppressed emancipated woman / Eric F. Goldman --
Talking about hexes / Robert Graves --
The fascination of style / F.L. Lucas --
The myth of English literature / Aubrey Menen --
The cherished myths / Yukio Mishima --
Latin classics / Raymond Postgate --
The personality of rooms / V.S. Pritchett --
Such a phrase as drifts through dreams / James Thurber --
The lure of reading / Jerome Weidman.
Other Titles: Holiday.
Responsibility: edited and with an introduction by Clifton Fadiman.

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