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Assorted prose.


[1st ed.].. New York, Knopf, 1965.
ISBN 0812983777, 9780812983777

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George Washington
Gelman stacks
PS 3571 .P4 A16 1965 Available Request
American
LIB stacks
PS3571.P4 A16 1965 Available Request
Catholic
Mullen Library stacks
PS3571 .P4 A16 Available Request
Georgetown
Off-Campus Shelving
PS3571.P4 A16 1965 Available Request
Standard Title Prose works. Selections
Subjects American essays.
Description xii, 326 pages 21 cm
Copyright Date 1965.
Summary Parodies, humorous sketches, book reviews, and autobiographical writing.
Contents The American man : what of him? -- Anywhere is where you hang you hat -- What is a rhyme? -- Drinking from a cup made cinchy -- On the sidewalk -- Why Robert Frost should receive the Nobel Prize -- Confessions of a wild bore -- The unread book route -- Alphonse Peintre -- Mr. Ex-resident -- Central Park -- No dodo -- Voices in the Biltmore -- Our own Baedeker -- Postal complaints -- Old and precious -- Spatial remarks -- Dinosaur egg -- Upright carpentry -- Crush vs. whip -- MeĢtro gate -- Cancelled -- Morality play -- Obfuscating coverage -- Bryant Park -- John Marquand -- Two heroes -- Doomsday, Mass. -- Grandma Moses -- Spring rain -- Eisenhower's eloquence -- Mostly glass -- Three documents -- Free bee-hours -- Beer can -- Modern art -- The assassination -- T.S. Eliot -- The dogwood tree : a boyhood -- The lucid eye in silver town -- My uncle's death -- Outing : a family anecdote -- Mea culpa : a travel note -- Eclipse -- Poetry from Downtroddendom -- Snow from a dead sky -- Franny and Zooey -- Credos and curios -- Beerbohm and others -- Rhyming Max -- No use talking -- Stuffed fox -- Honest horn -- Faith in search of understanding -- Tillich -- More love in the western world -- A foreword for young readers -- Creatures of the air -- Between a wedding and a funeral -- How How it is was -- Grandmaster Nabokov.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)292179
(OCoLC)ocm00292179
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Updike, John.
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