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Quite enough of Calvin Trillin

forty years of funny stuff

1st ed.

Published by Random House in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

"For at least forty years, Calvin Trillin has commiteed blatant acts of funniness all over the place"--Jacket flap. A collection of Trillin's writings, arranged roughly by category.

About the Edition

"For at least forty years, Calvin Trillin has commiteed blatant acts of funniness all over the place"--Jacket flap. A collection of Trillin's writings, arranged roughly by category.

Table of Contents

Biographically speaking
The Media: liberal elite and otherwise
Tales of a clean-plate ranger
High society and just plain rich people
Criminal justice, criminals, justices, but (probably) no criminal justices
Life among the literati
Madly making money
The years with Navasky
Twenty years of pols: one poem each
NYC
Family matters
Beasts of the field, fish of the sea, and chiggers in the tall grass
English and some languages I don't speak
Bagels, Yiddish, and other Jewish contributions to western civilization
The sporting life
Science, technology, and the healing arts
Foreigners
Issues and other irritations
Seeing the world
National holidays.

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
814/.54, B
Library of Congress
PS3570.R5 Z475 2011

The Physical Object

Pagination
xvi, 340 p. ;
Number of pages
340

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL25060577M
Internet Archive
quiteenoughofcal0000tril
ISBN 10
1400069823
ISBN 13
9781400069828, 9780679604808
LC Control Number
2011004050
OCLC/WorldCat
694394344
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