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New York of the novelists

by Maurice, Arthur Bartlett

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Published by Dodd, Mead and Company in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literary landmarks -- New York (State) -- New York ,
  • New York (N.Y.) -- Description and travel

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Arthur Bartlett Maurice .
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxii, 366 p.
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14796422M
    LC Control Number16022308

    The Answers has earned Lacey (who was also named one of Granta’s Best Young American Novelists this year) rave reviews from the New York Times, The New Republic, The Wall Street Journal, and more, as well as comparisons to Don DeLillo, Tom McCarthy, and Margaret Atwood. Read a curated book list by Catherine Lacey here .   Building off a New York Times feature that solicited reader input on the tchotchkes that best represent New York, Roberts’s book is a compact, yet .

    Historical fiction set in New York City has never been more popular than it is today. Here's a good starter kit of 25 NYC historical novels -- from genuine classics to current genre releases -- that use the past as both an engine and a decoration.   The novel is an immersive coming-of-age story, unnerving and powerful. Associated Press on The Virgin Cure. Boasting a set of core characters that are perfectly realised The Witches of New York is a compelling, fast paced read. [McKay’s research] shows particularly strongly in the strength of the link she makes between accusations of /5(6).

      A saga set in former New Amsterdam, or what we know as New York City, begins in the mid seventeenth century and ends in Edward Rutherfurd’s novel New York is a combination of intriguing historically accuracy such as the rising of the Sons of Liberty prior to the coming of the Revolutionary War, the tragic draft riots during the Civil war and the tragedy of 9/11 and engaging . In India is estimated to have accounted for 27 percent of the world economy and a quarter of the global textile trade. A considerable number of employees of the East India Company made fortunes from off-books trading in textiles, saltpeter, indigo, opium, salt, tobacco, betel, rice, and sugar; sidelines also included selling Mughal-issued tax exemptions and lending money to distressed.


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A stirring mix of battle, romance, family struggles, and personal triumphs, New York: The Novel gloriously captures the search for freedom and opportunity at /5(K). Like Rutherfurd’s other novels, New York: A Novel is a massive book. It would require dedication and time to read – also patience – for the story begins in the 17 century, during the Dutch colonization, to the 9/11 destruction of the World Trade Center in /5.

A stirring mix of battle, romance, family struggles, and personal triumphs, New York: The Novel gloriously captures the search for freedom and opportunity at /5(). in NEW YORK: THE NOVEL.

They and their families are portrayed in this epic saga covering the great events that shaped our new nation. Rutherfurd explores the Revolutionary War, the Civil War, the numerous stock market crashes, the racial divides that occurred as each new wave of ethnic immigrants swept ashore to start new lives in the promised land.

Numerous writers have penned books about New you feel like you’ve spotted characters from J.D Salinger’s Catcher in the Rye walking the streets or Author: Alison Lowenstein.

One of the most iconic novels of midcentury New York (thanks in part to Audrey Hepburn’s fabulous portrayal of Holly Golightly in the film version), this novel will make you want to head over to 5 th Ave and pop into Tiffany’s, where nothing bad can happen.

rows  The authors in this list are deceased writers. (To find information on writers now living. New York’s Most Important Living Writers. By Téa Obreht is a recent but bell-clear voice in New York letters – her debut novel, described by the New York Times Book Review’s.

With publication dates spanning from the early s through this week, the novels on this list cover an even broader range of the city’s history. All the way from its founding as New Amsterdam to a future (and fantastical) Gotham, they include the best and worst moments in New York’s : Rachel Manwill.

Product details Hardcover: pages Publisher: Pamela Dorman Books; 1st Edition edition (October 8, ) Language: English ISBN ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: pounds (View shipping rates and policies) Customer Reviews:   Winner of the David J.

Langum, Sr., Prize in American Historical Fiction Named one of the best books of the year by The Washington Post and “Required Reading” by the New York Post Edward Rutherfurd celebrates America’s greatest city in a rich, engrossing saga, weaving together tales of families rich and poor, native-born and immigrant—a cast of fictional and true characters whose fates /5().

The New York of the novelists. [Arthur Bartlett Maurice] New York of the novelists. New York: Dodd, Mead and Company, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Arthur Bartlett Maurice.

Find more information about: OCLC Number:   New York is such a fertile ground for fiction, so no list can be exhaustive, but a book that is central to me is “Time and Again” by Jack Finney.

Here you will find New York in the s, time travel, a mystery and an early foray into the modern illustrated novel — all in one diverting, if. s The Caine Mutiny - Herman Wouk () The Catcher in the Rye - J. Salinger () A Walker in the City - Alfred Kazin () Go - John Clellon Holmes () Invisible Man - Ralph Ellison () The Caves of Steel - Isaac Asimov () Go Tell It On The Mountain - James Baldwin () Cities.

Like most American cities, New York is a spot of liberal blue surrounded by a largely conservative red state, and where it can feel like the only thing everyone has in common is a NYS driver’s license. Which is why “Great New York Novel” is much more achievable, even plausible, in ways the Great American Novel no longer can be.

Multiple Women, Three Centuries, One Far-Reaching New Novel Edwin Long’s painting of Queen Esther is part of the collection at the National Gallery of Victoria in Melbourne. Credit. While New York might be a “young” city compared to the great European universities and capitals, this library has no shortage of extremely rare books, manuscripts and works of art.

If you have any interest in art, history or literature, this is the place to be. Books shelved as new-york-non-fiction: An Old Merchant's House: Life at Home in New York City by Mary Knapp, Nowy Jork. Miejskie opowiesci: His. New York City has been the subject of poetic love letters, essayistic homages, emotional cartographies, and artistic hardly anything captures the gritty, unfiltered magic of the world’s greatest city than the private recollections of beloved authors, recorded in their journals and correspondence, untainted by the prospect of an evaluating audience.

Every New Yorker should read these books that capture the soul of New York City. 5 Must-Read Books By New York Authors. J at. TEN GREAT NEW YORK CITY NOVELS by Michael Friedman. 1. The Serialist by David Gordon () The targets of Gordon’s satire in his droll detective novel send-up include the New York literary scene, East Side private schools, Jewish mothers and the porn industry.The NYTimes Notable Fiction Books of Congratulations to all of our fiction and poetry books that made the Notable Books of list by the editors of The New York Times Book Review!

Find our notable nonfiction books here and their complete list here. The 10 Best Books of The novel centers on a couple and their two children (all unnamed), who are taking a road trip from New York City to the Mexican border; the couple’s marriage is.