Writings from the New Yorker, 1927-1976

ISBN-10: 0060921234
ISBN-13: 9780060921231
Authors: E. B. White, Rebecca M. Dale, E. B. White
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A delightful, witty, spirited collection of short pieces and essays by the inimitable E. B. White.

Author bio:

Elwyn Brooks White was born on July 11, 1899, in Mt. Vernon, New York. After graduating from Cornell University, he worked briefly for an advertising agency and as a newspaper reporter before joining the staff of The New Yorker magazine in 1927. As a columnist for The New Yorker and a contributor to Harper's Magazine, White established a reputation as a prose stylist of exceptional elegance, clarity and wit. His interests, as reflected in his writing, were numerous and varied; his essays touched on such wide-ranging subjects as politics, farm animals, and life in New York City. White married Katharine S. Angell in 1929. They had one son, and in 1957 the family left New York for a farm in…    

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Binding: Paperback Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Number of pages: 264 Dimensions: 5.25" wide x 7.75" long x 0.50" tall Weight: 0.484 lbs. Language: English