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Author Vidal, Gore, 1925-2012.

Title At home : essays, 1982-1988 / Gore Vidal.

Imprint New York : Vintage Books, 1990.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  814.54 V667a 1990    ---  Lib Use Only
Edition 1st Vintage Books ed.
Description x, 303 pages ; 21 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Originally published in different form in Great Britain by A. Deutsch Ltd., 1987, under title: Armageddon?
Contents At home in Washington D.C. -- On flying -- Frederic Prokosch : the European connection -- Tennessee Williams : someone to laugh at the squares with -- Richard Nixon : not the Best Man's best man -- Hollywood! -- Ronnie and Nancy : a life in pictures -- Armageddon? -- the day the American empire ran out of gas -- A cheerful response -- Ollie -- The national security state -- Mongolia! -- At home in a Roman Street -- The bookchat of Henry James -- William Dean Howells -- The golden bowl of Henry James -- Logan Pearsall Smith loves the adverb -- Oscar Wilde : on the skids again -- Paul Bowles's stories -- Calvino's death -- Why I am eight years younger than Anthony Burgess -- Dawn Powell : the American writer -- How I do what I do if not why.
Subject Reagan, Nancy, 1921-2016.
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900.
Reagan, Nancy, 1921-2016. (OCoLC)fst00044456
Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900. (OCoLC)fst00033910
Added Author Vidal, Gore, 1925-2012. Armageddon?
ISBN 0679725288

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