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The company they kept : writers on unforgettable friendships / edited by Robert B. Silvers and Barbara Epstein ; preface by Robert B. Silvers.

Publication:
New York : New York Review Books : Distributed in the United States by Random House, c2006.
Format/Description:
Book
298 p. ; 22 cm.
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Subjects:
Celebrities -- Biography.
Authors -- Biography.
Friendship.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.).
Biography -- 20th century.
Contents:
Stanley Kunitz on Theodore Roethke
Robert Lowell on Randall Jarrell
Edward Dahlberg on Hart Crane
Robert Oppenheimer on Albert Einstein
Dwight MacDonald on Delmore Schwartz
Alfred Kazin on Josephine Herbst
Jason Epstein on Edmund Wilson
Susan Sontag on Paul Goodman
Anna Akhmatova on Amedeo Modigliani
Robert Craft on Igor Stravinsky
Saul Bellow on John Cheever
Mary McCarthy on F.W. Dupee
Derek Walcott on Robert Lowell
Darryl Pinckney on Djuna Barnes
Maurice Grosser on Gertrude Stein and Alice Toklas
Prudence Crowther on S.J. Perelman
Michael Ignatieff on Bruce Chatwin
Joseph Brodsky on Isaiah Berlin
Caroline Blackwood on Francis Bacon
Elizabeth Hardwick on Mary McCarthy
Tatyana Tolstaya on Joseph Brodsky
Enrique Krauze on Octavio Paz
Richard Seaver on Jérôme Lindon
Seamus Heaney on Thomas Flanagan
Larry McMurtry on Ken Kesey
Brad Leithauser on Anthony Hecht
Oliver Sacks on Francis Crick.
Notes:
"A New York Review collection"--Spine.
Includes bibliographical references.
Contributor:
Silvers, Robert B.
Epstein, Barbara, 1928-2006.
ISBN:
1590172035 (hardcover : alk. paper)
1590172043 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
61859730
Publisher Number:
9781590172032