The Smart set; a history and anthology, by Carl R. Dolmetsch. With an introduction reminiscence by S.N. Behrman.


New York, Dial Press, 1966.

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Subjects Literatur.
Smart set (New York, N.Y.)
Smart set (Zeitschrift)
Smart set.
Description xxv, 262 pages illustrations (some color) portraits 31 cm
Copyright Date 1966.
Notes "Notes on the history": pages 258-262.
Also issued online.
Contents "Something personal" : a foreword / Carl R. Dolmetsch -- An introductory reminiscence / S.N. Behrman --
Part one : The history. Caviar for dilettantes -- The colonel versus Mrs. Grundy -- "For minds that are not primitive" -- Owen Hatteras in eruption -- "Good Lord, deliver us!" -- Pistols for two -- "The aristocrat among magazines" -- The costs of cleverness -- Ringing the changes --
Part two : The anthology. A cycle of Manhattan / Thyra Samter Winslow -- Americanization : a movie / William Gropper -- The three infernal jokes / Lord Dunsany -- Union Square / Witter Bynner -- Later / Willard Huntington Wright -- The education of Paul Gant / Howard Mumford Jones -- Cats / Morris Gilbert -- The librarian / Mark Van Doren -- Roses of a dream / Alfred Damon Runyon -- Répétition générale / H.L. Mencken and George Jean Nathan -- From the journal of Madame Leandre / Helen Woljeska -- A ghost of a chance / O. Henry -- As played before His Highness / James Branch Cabell -- How the twelve best sellers ended / Carl Van Vechten -- Mirrors / Robinson Jeffers -- That second man / S.N. Behrman -- A Persian love song / John Hall Wheelock -- Too bad / Dorothy Parker -- Pan is dead / Ezra Pound -- Nina / Muna Lee -- Violets / D.H. Lawrence -- Barbara on the beach / Edna St. Vincent Millay -- The needy poet invoketh the gods / John McClure -- Riot / John V.A. Weaver -- A little cloud / James Joyce -- From a book of familiar American phrases / Hans Stengel -- Ile / Eugene O'Neill -- In the subway / Louis Untermeyer -- The beggar-woman sings / Padraic Colum -- "Ashes to Ashes" / James Gardner Sanderson -- The débutanté / F. Scott Fitzgerald -- La dame a l'eventail / Anatole France -- The seventh veil / George Jean Nathan -- Si mutare potest Aethiops pellum suam / H.L. Mencken -- Leaves / Luis Muñoz Marin -- After reading Keats / Charles Hanson Towne -- Shopping for the Smart set / Marion C. Taylor.
Genre Anthologie.
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Network Numbers (OCoLC)778890
(OCoLC)ocm00778890
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WorldCat Identities Dolmetsch, Carl 1924-
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