Garrets and pretenders : a history of Bohemianism in America / by Albert Parry.

; Moore, Harry Thornton ; Parry, Albert, 1901-1992, inscriber ; Paul Avrich Collection (Library of Congress)
Rev. ed. / with a new chapter, "Enter Beatniks," by Harry T. Moore.. New York : Dover Publications, [1960] .

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Other Authors Moore, Harry Thornton.
Parry, Albert, 1901-1992,
Paul Avrich Collection (Library of Congress)
Subjects American literature -- History and criticism.
American literature.
Authors, American -- Biography.
Authors, American.
Beat generation.
Bohemianism -- United States.
United States.
Vie de bohème -- États-Unis.
Description 422 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1960]
Notes Originally published in 1933.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 397-407) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents The lone one -- The rise of the Queen of Bohemia -- The fall of the Queen of Bohemia -- Walt at Pfaff's -- and the King of Bohemia -- Death of the first Bohemia -- Polyglot laughter -- The Yiddish note -- Mushrooms after rain -- Trilby's foot -- Our sinful abroad -- The Yellow book; and more about expatriates -- Confused souls in Boston -- Hushed murgeria in Philadelphia -- Gentle thunder in the South -- Attics come mid-west -- Young giants in Chicago -- The dill pickle and the end of Chicago -- West coasts of Bohemia -- Sun in wine: California continued -- Lovely chaos in Carmel and Taos -- Stables into studios: Greenwich Village -- The republic of Washington Square -- Fat lasses for the masses -- As to the greatness of their art -- You can be crazy -- Playboys escaping -- Pound's era -- And now -- Addenda to the 1933 edition -- Greenwich Village revisited: 1948 -- Enter Beatniks: The Bohéme of 1960 by Harry T Moore.
Genre Biography.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)269401
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Parry, Albert, 1901-1992.
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