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The collected stories of Dorothy Parker.

Dorothy Parker

The collected stories of Dorothy Parker.

by Dorothy Parker

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Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesModern library of the world"s best books
The Physical Object
Pagination302 p.
Number of Pages302
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22906475M

Dorothy Parker, more than any of her contemporaries, captured the spirit of the Jazz Age in her poetry and prose, and The Collected Dorothy Parker includes an introduction by Brendan Gill in Penguin Modern Classics. Dorothy Parker was the most talked-about woman of her day, notorious as the hard-drinking bad girl with a talent for stinging repartee and endlessly quotable one-liners.4/5(1). The Collected Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker, , download free ebooks, Download free PDF EPUB ebook.

Here Lies: The Collected Stories of Dorothy Parker by Parker, Dorothy. Viking Press, Hardcover. Acceptable. Disclaimer:A readable copy. All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. Pages can include considerable notes-in pen or highlighter-but the notes cannot obscure the text. The dust jacket is missing. The book included more than 20 of Parker’s short stories, as well as several poems, and it was eventually published in the U.S. under the title The Portable Dorothy Parker. Among all of the “Portable” sets from Viking Press, only Parker’s, Shakespeare’s, and the volume dedicated to the Bible have never been out of print.

HERE LIES The Collected Stories of. by Dorothy Parker. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe MORE BY DOROTHY PARKER. Nonfiction. CONSTANT READER. by Dorothy Parker Fiction. our editors select the one author and one book they believe to be most worthy of your attention and highlight them in our Pro Connect email alert. Dorothy Parker, American short-story writer, poet, screenwriter, and critic known for her witty, and often acerbic, remarks. She was one of the founders of the Algonquin Round Table, an informal literary group. Her notable works included the short story ‘Big Blonde,’ and she cowrote the film A Star Is Born.


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The Collected Stories of Dorothy Parker (The Modern library of the world's best books, ) Hardcover – January 1, by Dorothy Parker (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from 5/5(1).

I have an old copy of the hardback edition of this book, published by The Literary Guild of America, Inc. The inside cover states these words: "This volume contains all of Dorothy Parker's short stories excepting a The collected stories of Dorothy Parker.

book which she did not wish to retain among her collected prose." It contains 24 short by: 1. Dorothy Parker was an American writer, poet and critic best known for her caustic wit, wisecracks, and sharp eye for 20th century urban foibles. From a conflicted and unhappy childhood, Parker rose to acclaim, both for her literary output in such venues as The New Yorker and as a founding member of the Algonquin Librarian Note: There is more /5.

Dorothy Parker, more than any of her contemporaries, captured the spirit of the Jazz Age in her poetry and prose, and The Collected Dorothy Parker includes an introduction by Brendan Gill in Penguin Modern Classics. Dorothy Parker was the most talked-about woman of her day, notorious as the hard-drinking bad girl with a talent for stinging repartee and endlessly quotable/5.

Dorothy Parker, more than any of her contemporaries, captured the spirit of the Jazz Age in her poetry and prose, and The Collected Dorothy Parker includes an introduction by Brendan Gill in Penguin Modern Classics. Dorothy Parker was the most talked-about woman of her day, notorious as the hard-drinking bad girl with a talent for stinging repartee and endlessly quotable one-liners/5(41).

Short stories Short story genre: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Parker, Dorothy, Collected stories of Dorothy Parker. New York, Modern library [] (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Dorothy Parker.

As one of the most popular authors of the interwar era, Dorothy Parker came to be celebrated as one of the few recognizable female 'wits'. Parker's short stories contain sarcasm and social commentary; and her observations are often directed towards the heavy drinking socialites of Pages: Dorothy Parker (née Rothschild; Aug – June 7, ) was an American poet, writer, critic, and satirist based in New York; she was best known for her wit, wisecracks, and eye for 20th-century urban foibles.

From a conflicted and unhappy childhood, Parker rose to acclaim, both for her literary works published in such magazines as The New Yorker and as a founding member of the Notable works: Enough Rope, Sunset Gun, Star.

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24 STORES,Stated 1st Modern Library edition, correct first issue jacket DOROTHY PARKER, Price on Jacket Flap reads cents, FOREWORD BY Franklin P. ADAMS, Previous owner's address STAMPS on front endpaper and half.

Dorothy Parker (Aug - June 7, ) was an American poet and satirist, best known for her wit, wisecracks, and eye for 20th century urban foibles. From a conflicted and unhappy childhood, Parker rose to acclaim, both for her literary output in such venues as The New Yorker and as a founding member of the Algonquin Round Table.

OCLC Number: Notes: Published April This edition contains all of the author's short stories except the few she did not wish to retain among her collected prose. Free download or read online The Poetry and Short Stories of Dorothy Parker (Modern Library) pdf (ePUB) book.

The first edition of the novel was published in August 30thand was written by Dorothy Parker. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format.

The main characters of this poetry, short stories story are,/5. Dorothy Parker. The Collected Dorothy Parker features Parker’s short stories and poems originally published in as The Portable Dorothy Parker and book reviews Parker wrote for The New Yorker from to Internet Archive BookReader The Collected Stories Of Dorothy Parker.

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IN : this is a good useable hardbound copy of this literary guild printing of this collected stories of dorothy ry guild this is a reading copy a collectors bookis is some wear and dj is present, is protected with plastic is d and shaken.

Women, Celebrity, and Literary Culture between the Wars profiles seven American, Canadian, and British women writers—Dorothy Parker, Anita Loos, Mae West, L. Montgomery, Margaret Kennedy, Stella Gibbons, and E. Delafield—who achieved literary celebrity in the s and s and whose work remains popular even today.

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Here Lies: The Collected Stories of Dorothy Parker. Parker, Dorothy. New York: The Viking Press, Second printing. Hardcover. Octavo. viii, pages, [2]. Peach cloth hardcover with title on the spine. Illustrated end papers.

Some light fading to the cloth. Some light browning to the front inner and rear hinges and toning to the end sheets. Dorothy Parker THE COLLECTED SHORT STORIES OF DOROTHY PARKER Modern Library Modern Library Edition Hardcover New York Modern Library Very Good+ in a Very Good+ dust jacket.

All 4 flap corners clipped, price remains. Light bumping at spine crown/heel. 1/4 inch open tears at top of front/rear gutters. Light shelf wear on front/rear Rating: % positive.Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The collected stories of Dorothy Parker by Dorothy Parker,Random House edition, in Cited by: 1.Dorothy Parker’s poems, stories, and reviews, wisecracking and wary, were the toast of New York in the ’s and early ’s.

She presented a brittle, world-weary, cynically urban view of.