Dorothy Parker: What Fresh Hell Is This?
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- Languages:English (Unknown), English (Original Language), English (Published)
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- Shipping Weight (lbs):2.1
- Dimensions (in):9.4 x 6.4 x 1.7
- Publication Date:December 12, 1987
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[This is the Audiobook CASSETTE Library Edition in vinyl case.]
[Read by Grace Conlin]
She was known for her outrageous one-liners, her ruthless theater criticism, her clever verses and bittersweet stories. But there was another side of Dorothy Parker: a private life set on a course of destruction through two divorces, a string of painful affairs, a lifelong problem with alcohol, and several suicide attempts.
In this lively, absorbing biography, Marion Meade illuminates both sides of the fascinating Parker: her dark days, as well as her days in the sun at the Algonquin Round Table with Robert Benchley, George Kaufman, and Harold Ross and in Hollywood with S. J. Perelman, William Faulkner, and Lillian Hellman.
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