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Reminiscences of a raconteur, between the "40s and the "20s

by George H. Ham

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Published by The Musson Book Company Limited in Toronto .
Written in English

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    • Edition Notes

      Statementby George H. Ham ...
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1033 .H19
      The Physical Object
      Pagination3 p. l., xi-xvi, 330 p.
      Number of Pages330
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6645366M
      LC Control Number22013392
      OCLC/WorldCa32399350

        An incomparable raconteur, possessed of an irrepressible wit and an abiding love of books and authors, Cerf brilliantly evokes the heady days of Random House’s first decades. Part of the vanguard of young New York publishers who revolutionized the book business in the s and ’30s, Cerf helped usher in publishing’s golden s: Full text of "Reminiscences of a Stock (PDFy mirror)" See other formats.

      Like Beck, Jones is a raconteur with a penchant for dramatizing things to comic effect.: She describes him as a raconteur and voracious reader of history and current affairs.: And his friends knew him as a highly entertaining mimic and raconteur.: He has proved to be a brilliant raconteur able to reflect revealingly on his work of 20 years ago, but these are retrospective observations. Lahore, first published in , is Pran Nevile’s tribute to the land of his birth. Grounded in memory and redolent with nostalgia, Nevile’s reminiscences transport the reader into the heart of Lahore as it was in the s and 40s—a city bustling with activity where people coexisted harmoniously, unfettered by considerations of religion, region or caste.

      Jonathan Schwartz (born J ) is an American radio personality, known for his devotion to the Great American the s on, he has been a presence on radio stations in the New York radio market, until he was fired in December Additionally, Schwartz sometimes performs as a singer and has recorded numerous selections from the collection of popular music from the s. The New York Times Book Review - Walter Isaacson. The Pigeon Tunnel is not an autobiography Rather, it's a collection of reminiscences that provide glimpses of the author over the years, hopping and skipping through time, and recounted with the storytelling élan of a master raconteur—by turns dramatic and funny, charming, tart and.


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