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1001 afternoons in New York

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1001 afternoons in New York

Title:
1001 afternoons in New York
Alternative Titles:
Thousand and one afternoons in New York
One thousand and one afternoons in New York
One thousand one afternoons in New York
Name:
Hecht, Ben, 1894-1964
Grosz, George, 1893-1959
Published:
New York : Viking Press, 1941
Physical Description:
370 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Subjects:
New York (N.Y.) > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.)
Contents:
Afternoon of an author -- Feast of the bums -- A diplomat spikes a cannon -- Scoop -- The fable of Hymie Weinberg -- Go, scholar-gypsy! -- Not quite Paradise -- Good-by to an old man -- How do you do? -- Open letter to Mr. Churchill -- Obit for nobody -- A poet out of yesterday -- Four rabbis speak -- A maverick from movie land -- Wreath for a little girl -- The bewitched tailor -- Hand me me sword -- Tale of the wolf -- Midnight geometry -- Three without a story -- Don Harpo de la Mancha -- I want to go home -- Run, sheep, run! -- Prayer to someone -- Sun-kissed red-makers -- Dog eat dog -- A Frenchman I know -- Murder in Broome Street -- A handful of Don Quixotes -- Darkness at all times -- Mishkin's Soul of man -- An apple blossom falls -- No casting -- Echoes from a rubbish-heap -- The other cheek -- Ballad of dead reporters -- My tribe is called Israel -- Poor people -- A school of fish -- The pogrom comes to Mr. Isaacs -- Hitler's lost cause -- Nude on rocks -- Evening in ermine -- His real name is legion -- A Red herring comes to bat -- Tomorrow's tintype -- Lindy flies again -- Miracle on WHN -- A d'Artagna of the scalpel -- Letter to an anti-Semite -- The ceiling fell on her head -- Hello, Central, give me Heaven -- Birth of a Nazi -- A dead Irishman speaks -- Greenwich Village tombstone -- Nine little weeds -- Lord Jim of the Bronx -- My staff entertains -- A Paganini of the gutter -- The Galdston taboo -- An unsuccessful crucifixion -- Feast of the dying -- Birth of a legend -- By the fountain -- Man with a face -- Our last ghost -- Johnny, get your gun -- Evolution of a hero -- A dodo still chirps -- Joe Schenck of Hollywood -- Tale of a midget -- A la Troisiène Avenue -- The fatal truth -- Club 118 -- P.S. The baby was saved -- Hand back those bay leaves -- Homeward bound -- Minutes of the Fortean Society -- Forgive me for sighing -- I want the Nobel Prize -- Pavane for a dead pudding -- The bum's rush for Allah -- The last rose of summer, John -- A brief for Humpty Dumpty -- Essay on kettledrummers -- These were once conquerors -- Testament of a reporter.
Format:
books
Notes:
Chiefly short stories
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