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Product Description: In the midst of the Great Depression, an elite group of New Yorkers lived seemingly unaffected by the economic calamity. They were writers, playwrights, journalists, artists, composers, singers, actors, adventurers and socialites...read more

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9780786474370, titled "New York Cafe Society: The Elite Meet to See and Be Seen, 1920s-1940s" | McFarland & Co Inc Pub, May 31, 2015, cover price $39.95 | About this edition: In the midst of the Great Depression, an elite group of New Yorkers lived seemingly unaffected by the economic calamity.

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Product Description: New York Public Intellectuals and Beyond gathers a variety of distinguished scholars, from Eugene Goodheart to Peter Novick to Nathan Glazer, from Morris Dickstein to Suzanne Klingenstein to Ilan Stavans, to revisit and rethink the legacy of the New York intellectuals...read more
By Ethan Goffmann (editor) and Daniel Morris (editor)

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9781557534811 | Purdue Univ Pr, November 30, 2008, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: New York Public Intellectuals and Beyond gathers a variety of distinguished scholars, from Eugene Goodheart to Peter Novick to Nathan Glazer, from Morris Dickstein to Suzanne Klingenstein to Ilan Stavans, to revisit and rethink the legacy of the New York intellectuals.

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Product Description: This book covers the life and times of Marie Syrkin, polemicist of pragmatic idealism.Marie Syrkin's life spanned ninety years of the twentieth century, 1899-1989. As a polemical journalist, socialist Zionist, poet, educator, literary critic, translator, and idiosyncratic feminist, she was eyewitness to and reporter on most of the major events in America, Israel, and Europe...read more

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9781584654513 | Brandeis Univ, October 31, 2008, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: This book covers the life and times of Marie Syrkin, polemicist of pragmatic idealism.

An intriguing journey inside one of America's most eccentric and brilliant families offers a portrait of the James family, which produced three famous children--novelist Henry, philosopher William, and feminist Alice--that examines the experiences, relationships, ideas, conflicts, and lifestyle that shaped members of the family. 40,000 first printing.

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9780805074901 | Henry Holt & Co, June 10, 2008, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: An intriguing journey inside one of America's most eccentric and brilliant families offers a portrait of the James family, which produced three famous children--novelist Henry, philosopher William, and feminist Alice--that examines the experiences, relationships, ideas, conflicts, and lifestyle that shaped members of the family.

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9780805090208 | 1 reprint edition (Henry Holt & Co, May 26, 2009), cover price $29.99
9780316726573 | Gardners Books, July 3, 2008, cover price $30.65

A thoughtful history of the legendary New York City neighborhood chronicles the Village's role as a bohemian enclave that became the home of and transformed the lives of such individuals as Edna St. Vincent Millay, Emma Goldman, Eugene O'Neill, Margaret Sanger, and Thomas Wolfe, who came to the neighborhood to pursue individual artistic, personal, and political dreams. Reprint. 15,000 first printing.

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9780684869957 | Simon & Schuster, June 1, 2002, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Chronicles the New York City neighborhood's role as a bohemian enclave that became the home of and transformed the lives of individuals who came to the neighborhood to pursue their individual artistic, personal, and political dreams.

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9780684869964, titled "Republic of Dreams: Greenwich Village: The American Bohemia, 1910-1960" | Reprint edition (Simon & Schuster, September 30, 2003), cover price $39.95 | About this edition: A thoughtful history of the legendary New York City neighborhood chronicles the Village's role as a bohemian enclave that became the home of and transformed the lives of such individuals as Edna St.

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Product Description: In the early 1930’s in a small alcove at City College in New York a group of young, passionate, and politically radical students argued for hours about the finer points of Marxist doctrine, the true nature of socialism, and whether or not Stalin or Trotsky was the true heir to Lenin...read more
By Neil Jumonville (editor)

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9780415952644 | Routledge, April 12, 2007, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: In the early 1930’s in a small alcove at City College in New York a group of young, passionate, and politically radical students argued for hours about the finer points of Marxist doctrine, the true nature of socialism, and whether or not Stalin or Trotsky was the true heir to Lenin.

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9780415952651 | Routledge, April 12, 2007, cover price $48.95 | About this edition: In the early 1930’s in a small alcove at City College in New York a group of young, passionate, and politically radical students argued for hours about the finer points of Marxist doctrine, the true nature of socialism, and whether or not Stalin or Trotsky was the true heir to Lenin.

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Product Description: In the 1790s, a single conversational circle―the Friendly Club―united New York City's most ambitious young writers, and in Republic of Intellect, Bryan Waterman uses an innovative blend of literary criticism and historical narrative to re-create the club's intellectual culture...read more

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9780801885662 | Johns Hopkins Univ Pr, February 21, 2007, cover price $57.00 | About this edition: In the 1790s, a single conversational circle―the Friendly Club―united New York City's most ambitious young writers, and in Republic of Intellect, Bryan Waterman uses an innovative blend of literary criticism and historical narrative to re-create the club's intellectual culture.

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Product Description: Irving Howe. Saul Bellow. Lionel Trilling. These are names that immediately come to mind when one thinks of the New York Jewish intellectuals of the late thirties and forties. And yet the New York Jewish intellectual community was far larger and more diverse than is commonly thought...read more
By Carole S. Kessner (editor)

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9780814746592 | New York Univ Pr, January 1, 1995, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Irving Howe.

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9780814746608 | New York Univ Pr, October 1, 1994, cover price $27.00

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