The Resource Love without wings : some friendships in literature and politics, Louis Auchincloss, (ebook)

Love without wings : some friendships in literature and politics, Louis Auchincloss, (ebook)

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Love without wings : some friendships in literature and politics
Title
Love without wings
Title remainder
some friendships in literature and politics
Statement of responsibility
Louis Auchincloss
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Subject
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Language
eng
Summary
HERE IS A CHARMING BOOK OF BELLES lettres from the shrewd and witty stylist whom Susan Cheever has called "one of the best writers alive."This delightful series of short essays explores friendship in its various forms - from true intimacy to professional detente between rivals. The friendships, literary and political, span two continents and three centuries - Boswell and Johnson, Fitzgerald and Hemingway, Richelieu and Father Joseph, FDR and Harry Hopkins, Edith Wharton and Margaret Chanler - sixteen sketches in all.Auchincloss approaches his subjects with grace, tact, and insight, subtly defining the peculiar, gentle chemistry on which pla-tonic bonds depend. The result is a surprising array of social patterns and personal destinies, all stemming from the simple desire for human company
Cataloging source
Midwest
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Auchincloss, Louis
Dewey number
920.073
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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dictionaries
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  • Electronic books
  • Great Britain
  • United States
  • Authors, English
  • Authors, American
  • Friendship
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adult
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Love without wings : some friendships in literature and politics, Louis Auchincloss, (ebook)
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online resource
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cr
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
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text
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txt
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rdacontent
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780547994901
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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c
Publisher number
MWT12016934
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remote
Stock number
12016934
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MWT12016934
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Love without wings : some friendships in literature and politics, Louis Auchincloss, (ebook)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9780547994901
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Publisher number
MWT12016934
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
12016934
System control number
MWT12016934
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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