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Intellectual memoirs New York, 1936-1938 by McCarthy, Mary

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Published by Harcourt Brace in San Diego .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • New York (N.Y.),
  • Homes and haunts,
  • New York (State),
  • New York.

Subjects:

  • McCarthy, Mary, 1912- -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • Authors, American -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State) -- New York,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementMary McCarthy ; with a foreword by Elizabeth Hardwick ; notes by Carol Brightman.
GenreBiography.
SeriesA Harvest book
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3525.A1435 Z47 1993
The Physical Object
Pagination134 p. ;
Number of Pages134
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1404431M
ISBN 100156447878
LC Control Number93012571

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