In a Cardboard Belt!
Essays Personal, Literary, and Savage
By (author) MR Joseph Epstein
Format: Paperback / softback
In a Cardboard Belt! by MR Joseph Epstein
Book DescriptionWriting as a memoirist, polemicist, literary critic, and amused observer of contemporary culture, the author of "Snobbery" and "Friendship" presents this engaging collection of essays that captures his witty, entertaining responses to the richness and variety of life.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780547085746
Paperback / softback
(198mm x 127mm x 25mm)
Imprint: Mariner Books
Publisher: Mariner Books
Publish Date: 1-Sep-2008
Country of Publication: United States
Books By Author MR Joseph Epstein
Alexis de Tocqueville, Paperback / softback (January 2010)
A distinguished literary historian and author of the bestseller "Snobbery: The American Version" examines the legacy of the celebrated 19th century social observer, Alexis de Tocqueville.
Narcissus Leaves the Pool, Paperback / softback (July 2007)
Epstein's sixth collection of personal pieces winningly and brilliantly rounds off his 23-year tenure as editor of "The American Scholar". Among the topics covered are naps, Gershwin aging, name-dropping, long books, pet peeves, talent vs. genius, Anglophilia, and surgery--the head and the heart. Excerpted in "The New Yorker".
Snobbery, Paperback / softback (July 2003)» View all books by MR Joseph Epstein
"Snobbery" is Epstein's "deliciously readable" ("Harper's Bazaar") collection of essays skewering all manner of elitism. Filled with dishy detail, "Snobbery" takes up its subject in contemporary America, examining the discriminating qualities in all.
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