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The long-winded lady: notes from the New Yorker

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From 1954 to 1981, Maeve Brennan wrote for The New Yorker's "Talk of the Town" department under the pen name "The Long–Winded Lady." Her unforgettable sketches—prose snapshots of life in small restaurants, cheap hotels, and crowded streets of Times Square and the Village—together form a timeless, bittersweet tribute to what she called the "most reckless, most ambitious, most confused, most comical, the saddest and coldest and most human of cities." First published in 1969, The Long–Winded Lady is a celebration of one of The New Yorker's finest writers.
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subject_facetBrennan, Maeve -- Homes and haunts -- New York (State) -- New York
New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs
title_displayThe long-winded lady : notes from the New Yorker
title_fullThe Long-Winded Lady Notes from The New Yorker
The long-winded lady : notes from the New Yorker / Maeve Brennan
title_shortThe long-winded lady
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topic_facetBiography & Autobiography
Brennan, Maeve
History
Homes and haunts
Literary Criticism
Nonfiction
Social life and customs