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The Resource American rhapsody : writers, musicians, movie stars, and one great building, Claudia Roth Pierpont

American rhapsody : writers, musicians, movie stars, and one great building, Claudia Roth Pierpont

Label
American rhapsody : writers, musicians, movie stars, and one great building
Title
American rhapsody
Title remainder
writers, musicians, movie stars, and one great building
Statement of responsibility
Claudia Roth Pierpont
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Incisive biographical profiles of some of the most iconic American artists and creations of the twentieth century
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
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New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925)
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Pierpont, Claudia Roth
Dewey number
  • 810.9/005
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PS129
LC item number
.P53 2016
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Authors, American
  • Performing arts
  • Popular culture
Label
American rhapsody : writers, musicians, movie stars, and one great building, Claudia Roth Pierpont
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "Many of these essays were previously published, in slightly different form, in The New Yorker"--Title page verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The silver spire \
  • The Chrysler Building
  • Tough guy \
  • Dashiell Hammett
  • The collector \
  • Peggy Guggenheim
  • Born for the part \
  • Katharine Hepburn
  • The player kings
  • Orson Welles and Laurence Olivier
  • Cries and whispers
  • Method man \
  • Marlon Brando
  • Another country \
  • James Baldwin
  • A raised voice \
  • Nina Simone
  • Edith Wharton
  • For love and money \
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Behind the mask \
  • Bert Williams and Stepin Fetchit
  • Jazzbo \
  • George Gershwin
Control code
ocn921926721
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780374104405
Lccn
2015036371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o921926721
  • (OCoLC)921926721
Label
American rhapsody : writers, musicians, movie stars, and one great building, Claudia Roth Pierpont
Publication
Note
  • "Many of these essays were previously published, in slightly different form, in The New Yorker"--Title page verso
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The silver spire \
  • The Chrysler Building
  • Tough guy \
  • Dashiell Hammett
  • The collector \
  • Peggy Guggenheim
  • Born for the part \
  • Katharine Hepburn
  • The player kings
  • Orson Welles and Laurence Olivier
  • Cries and whispers
  • Method man \
  • Marlon Brando
  • Another country \
  • James Baldwin
  • A raised voice \
  • Nina Simone
  • Edith Wharton
  • For love and money \
  • F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Behind the mask \
  • Bert Williams and Stepin Fetchit
  • Jazzbo \
  • George Gershwin
Control code
ocn921926721
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
309 pages
Isbn
9780374104405
Lccn
2015036371
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o921926721
  • (OCoLC)921926721

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