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Collection: 7-day Books
Call Number: 814.54
Author: Didion, Joan
Title: Let me tell you what I mean
Summary, etc. note: "From the universally acclaimed, best-selling author of the National Book Award-winning The Year of Magical Thinking: ten pieces never before collected that offer an illuminating glimpse into the mind and process of a legendary writer. Here are six pieces written in 1968 from the "Points West" Saturday Evening Post column Joan Didion shared from 1964 to 1969 with her husband, John Gregory Dunne about: American newspapers; a session with Gamblers Anonymous; a visit to San Simeon; being rejected by Stanford; dropping in on Nancy Reagan, wife of the then-governor of California, while a TV crew filmed her at home; and an evening at the annual reunion of WWII veterans from the 101st Airborne Association at the Stardust Hotel in Las Vegas. Here too is a 1976 piece from the New York Times magazine on "Why I Write"; a piece about short stories from New West in 1978; and from The New Yorker, a piece on Hemingway from 1998, and on Martha Stewart from 2000. Each one is classic Didion: incisive, bemused, and stunningly prescient"--

International Standard Book Number: 9780593318492
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Canceled/invalid ISBN: 9780593318485
Description conventions: rda
Authentication code: pcc
Classification number: PS3554.I33
Edition number: 23
Classification number: 814/.54
Relator term: author.
Uniform title: Essays.
Form subheading: Selections
Statement of responsibility, etc.: Joan Didion ; foreword by Hilton Als
Edition statement: First edition.
Place of publication: New York ,NY
Name of publisher: Alfred A. Knopf, Random House
Date of publication: 2021
Projected publication date: 2101
: New York :
: Alfred A. Knopf,
: [2021]
Extent: 1 online resource/149 pages
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General note: "This is a Borzoi Book published by Alfred A. Knoff"--Title page verso.
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Source of acquisition: B & T 3/5/21
Purchase price: 23.00
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Subject: Collection of Stories
Main entry heading: Didion, Joan.
Edition: First edition.
Place, publisher, and date of publication: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, [2021]
Display text: Print version:
Title: Let me tell you what I mean
Record control number: (DLC) 2020016867
International Standard Book Number: 9780593318485
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: ecip ebook 2020-04-29
: LC online resource
: 2020-04-29

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