By Kevin C. Fitzpatrick

Taking the reader in the course of the ny that encouraged, and was once in flip encouraged via, the ambitious Mrs. Parker, this consultant makes use of hardly ever visible archival photos from her lifestyles to demonstrate Dorothy Parker's improvement as a author, an impressive wit, and a public personality. Her favourite bars and salons in addition to her houses and workplaces, so much of that are nonetheless intact, are exposed. With the charting of her colourful occupation, together with the last decade she spent as a member of the around desk, in addition to her extreme deepest lifestyles, readers will locate themselves drawn into the lavish manhattan urban of the Nineteen Twenties and 30s.

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