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Alexander Woollcott

Samuel Hopkins Adams

Alexander Woollcott

his life and his world.

by Samuel Hopkins Adams

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Published by H. Hamilton in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Woollcott, Alexander, -- 1887-1943

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3545 O77 Z6 1947
    The Physical Object
    Pagination388p.
    Number of Pages388
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18155655M

    Here's a sure fire bet for the best seller list, and the bookseller can confidently expect the substantial backing of the publisher &#; and the author, whose radio public reflects instantly their faith in his judgment in any book, including his own.


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It was the evening ofand the Marx Brothers were making their Broadway debut in the slyly titled musical comedy I’ll Say She Is.

Woollcott was there, reluctantly, to review it for the Sun. Another show, a much-hyped drama featuring a French music-­hall.

Alexander Woollcott, in full Alexander Humphreys Woollcott, (born JanuPhalanx, New Jersey, U.S.—died JanuNew York City, New York), American author, critic, and actor known for his acerbic wit.A large, portly man, he was the self-appointed leader of the Algonquin Round Table, an informal luncheon club at New York City’s Algonquin Hotel in the.

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A graduate of Hamilton College, Clinton, New York, class ofhe was known to his friends as Aleck. His reputation as a critic was built on his wit and skill as an arbiter of taste. He was born on Januin an eighty-five room house once used as a commune in Phalanx, New Jersey.

The house Place Of Birth: Phalanx, Monmouth County, New Jersey, USA. Alexander Woollcott, Writer: The Dark Tower. Alexander Woollcott was born on Janu in Phalanx, New Jersey, USA as Alexander Humphreys Woollcott.

He was a writer and actor, known for The Dark Tower (), The Man with Two Faces () and Bobbed Hair (). He died on Janu in New York City, New York, tion: Writer, Actor. Author of Mr. Dickens Goes to the Play, While Rome Burns, The letters of Alexander Woollcott, The Woollcott reader, Shouts and murmurs, Long, long ago, Going to pieces, Two Gentlemen and a LadyWritten works: Long, Long Ago.

Genre/Form: Correspondence Personal correspondence Records and correspondence: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Woollcott, Alexander, Alexander Woollcott was one of the most famous men in America, renown for his cantankerous behavior as much as his often savage drama criticism and book reviews.

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As You Were, as the book’s unusually truthful jacket proclaimed, “was built like a Jeep, compact, efficient and marvelously versatile.” It originated with a White House. ALEXANDER. WOOLLCOTT I owe it to my first encounter in the matchless book called Gentle Julia with his chronicle of Gamin, the French poodle which stormed the citadel of that aged and peculiar man, the father of Julia Atwater; the poodle which, seemingly turned out by some frenzied topiarian, had a bang like a black chrysanthemum, eyes like.

Sign and view the Guest Book, leave condolences or send flowers. WOOLLCOTT, Alexander P. Alex Woollcott passed away at home on Dec. 12, Alex was born to James W.G. Woollcott and Mary Louise. While Rome burns. Alexander Woollcott. The Viking press, - Fiction - pages. 1 Review. From inside the book.

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AKA Alexander Humphreys Woollcott. The Man Who Came to Dinner. Birthplace: Phalanx, NJ Location of death: New York City Cause of death: unspecified Re. Military service: US Army () Gossipy drama critic, inspiration for Sheridan Whiteside in The Man Who Came to Dinner. Inventor of the mixed drink, Brandy Alexander Born: Alexander Woollcott.

Alexander Humphreys Woollcott was born in Colts Neck Township, New Jersey, on 19th January, His father, Walter Woollcott, was a successful businessman and had an income of $5, but Woollcott later recalled that his memories of childhood are "slightly overcast by clouds of financial anxiety". To Alexander Woollcott, the White House was the “best theatrical boarding house in Washington.” To his hostess, First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt, Woollcott was “a perfect guest,” one she welcomed “with open arms.” To White House Chief Usher, Howell G.

Crim, however, the former drama critic. Alexander Woollcott passed away on Decem in Atlanta, Georgia. Funeral Home Services for Alexander are being provided by H.M. Patterson & Born: THE LETTERS OF ALEXANDER WOOLLCOTT. by Woollcott, Alexander. (text) Kaufman, Beatrice & Hennessey, Joseph.

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Finally, a roster of Stars and Stripes staff reveals the name of Augustus E. Giegengack – a euphonious cognomen, to be sure (hmm – I must be channeling Alexander Woollcott) – the future Public Printer to whom I referred above. Sergeant Giegengack is listed as working in Circulation, but he started out in charge of printing the paper and.

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The famous wit Dorothy Parker created a joke on this topic. She claimed that pushing the button enabled her. After reading his own letters, this applies equally to the Woollcott revealed therein.

For, fromwhen he was ten and writing to a schoolteacher, untilhis letters form the mirror of Woollcott, the writer, phrasemaker, Woollcott, the legend and public figure, and Woollcott himself. Alexander Woollcott Collection.

Aviva Slesin collection of research and production materials for the ten-year lunch: the wit and legend of the Algonquin Round Table. Research Materials. Woollcott, Alexander. Dates / Origin Date Created: - Library locations Billy Rose Theatre Division Shelf locator: *T-Mss Topics.

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The Woollcott reader by Alexander Woollcott,The Viking Press edition, in English The Woollcott reader ( edition) | Open Library. Alexander Wolcott (–) was a United States politician, customs inspector, and nominee to the Supreme Court of the United ted by James Madison into replace the late William Cushing, Wolcott became only the second Supreme Court nominee to be rejected by the Senate in US history, by a vote of Born: SeptemWindsor, Connecticut.

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