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The Resource Christmas at The New Yorker : stories, poems, humor, and art, from the editors of The New Yorker ; foreword by John Updike

Christmas at The New Yorker : stories, poems, humor, and art, from the editors of The New Yorker ; foreword by John Updike

Label
Christmas at The New Yorker : stories, poems, humor, and art
Title
Christmas at The New Yorker
Title remainder
stories, poems, humor, and art
Statement of responsibility
from the editors of The New Yorker ; foreword by John Updike
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A holiday collection from the pages of "The New Yorker" offers an anthology of short fiction, poetry, cartoons, cover art, and nonfiction from the past seventy-five years
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
New Yorker (New York, N.Y. : 1925)
Dewey number
810.8/0334
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS509.C56
LC item number
C517 2003
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christmas
  • Christmas
  • American literature
  • Christmas in art
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
Christmas at The New Yorker : stories, poems, humor, and art, from the editors of The New Yorker ; foreword by John Updike
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The spirit of giving: More of a surprise / Sally Benson -- Schoolboy / Sally Benson -- Christmas morning / Frank O'Connor -- Christmas is a sad season for the poor / John Cheever -- The Magi hangup / William Cox -- Parental advisory / Daniel Menaker -- Christmas cards / John Updike -- and Talk of the town / Mrs. John Swinton ... [et al.] -- The feast: A fine turkey dinner / Brendan Gill -- Stare decisis / H. L. Mencken -- The turkey season / Alice Munro -- My ex-husband and the fish dinner / Joan Acocella -- Winter in Martinique / Patrick Chamoiseau -- and Talk of the Town / Jean P. Helm, William B. Powell, and James Thurber -- K. Kringle, esq.: A visit from Saint Nicholas / James Thurber -- Waiting for Santy: a Christmas playlet / S. J. Perelman -- No Santa Claus / Emily Hahn -- Skid-Row Santa / Ken Kesey -- The twelve terrors of Christmas / John Updike -- and Talk of the town / William Shawn, Francis Steegmuller, and Harold Ross -- Family matters: Christmas poem / John O'Hara -- Christmas / Vladimir Nabokov -- Solace / Linda Grace Hoyer -- A Christmas story / Garrison Keillor -- Créche / Richard Ford -- and Talk of the town / Elizabeth Hardwick -- Holiday spirits: Comments / E. B. White -- Spirit of Christmas / Sally Benson -- Two people he never saw / John McNulty -- Flesh and the devil / Peter De Vries -- The carol sing / John Updike -- and Talk of the town / Carroll Newman ... [et al.] -- O tannenbaum: Homecoming / William Maxwell -- Occurrence on the Six-seventeen / George Shephard -- Tokio Christmas / Max Hill -- A couple of nights before Christmas / J. F. Powers -- and Talk of the town / Russell Maloney ... [et al.] -- Christmas carols: Christmas week / Parke Cummings -- Christmas Eve / Karl J. Shapiro -- A Christmas carol / John Ciardi -- Christmas Eve / John Ciardi -- What every woman knows / Phyllis McGinley -- Christmas family reunion / Peter De Vries -- Landscape of the star / Adrienne Rich -- The passing of Alpheus W. Halliday / E. B. White -- All's Noël that ends noël / Ogden Nash -- Saint Nicholas / Marianne Moore -- The Magus / James Dickey -- The Christmas cactus / L. M. Rosenberg -- Icicles / Robert Pinsky -- Christmas in Qatar / Calvin Trillin -- Tree with ornaments by my mother / Elizabeth Macklin -- 25.xii.1993 / Joseph Brodsky -- Nativity poem / Joseph Brodsky -- Greetings, Friends! (1939), (1957) / Frank Sullivan -- Greetngs, Friends! (1978) (1995) / Roger Angell -- Drawings
Control code
52257914
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 305 pages
Isbn
9781400061402
Lccn
2003046931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
Label
Christmas at The New Yorker : stories, poems, humor, and art, from the editors of The New Yorker ; foreword by John Updike
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The spirit of giving: More of a surprise / Sally Benson -- Schoolboy / Sally Benson -- Christmas morning / Frank O'Connor -- Christmas is a sad season for the poor / John Cheever -- The Magi hangup / William Cox -- Parental advisory / Daniel Menaker -- Christmas cards / John Updike -- and Talk of the town / Mrs. John Swinton ... [et al.] -- The feast: A fine turkey dinner / Brendan Gill -- Stare decisis / H. L. Mencken -- The turkey season / Alice Munro -- My ex-husband and the fish dinner / Joan Acocella -- Winter in Martinique / Patrick Chamoiseau -- and Talk of the Town / Jean P. Helm, William B. Powell, and James Thurber -- K. Kringle, esq.: A visit from Saint Nicholas / James Thurber -- Waiting for Santy: a Christmas playlet / S. J. Perelman -- No Santa Claus / Emily Hahn -- Skid-Row Santa / Ken Kesey -- The twelve terrors of Christmas / John Updike -- and Talk of the town / William Shawn, Francis Steegmuller, and Harold Ross -- Family matters: Christmas poem / John O'Hara -- Christmas / Vladimir Nabokov -- Solace / Linda Grace Hoyer -- A Christmas story / Garrison Keillor -- Créche / Richard Ford -- and Talk of the town / Elizabeth Hardwick -- Holiday spirits: Comments / E. B. White -- Spirit of Christmas / Sally Benson -- Two people he never saw / John McNulty -- Flesh and the devil / Peter De Vries -- The carol sing / John Updike -- and Talk of the town / Carroll Newman ... [et al.] -- O tannenbaum: Homecoming / William Maxwell -- Occurrence on the Six-seventeen / George Shephard -- Tokio Christmas / Max Hill -- A couple of nights before Christmas / J. F. Powers -- and Talk of the town / Russell Maloney ... [et al.] -- Christmas carols: Christmas week / Parke Cummings -- Christmas Eve / Karl J. Shapiro -- A Christmas carol / John Ciardi -- Christmas Eve / John Ciardi -- What every woman knows / Phyllis McGinley -- Christmas family reunion / Peter De Vries -- Landscape of the star / Adrienne Rich -- The passing of Alpheus W. Halliday / E. B. White -- All's Noël that ends noël / Ogden Nash -- Saint Nicholas / Marianne Moore -- The Magus / James Dickey -- The Christmas cactus / L. M. Rosenberg -- Icicles / Robert Pinsky -- Christmas in Qatar / Calvin Trillin -- Tree with ornaments by my mother / Elizabeth Macklin -- 25.xii.1993 / Joseph Brodsky -- Nativity poem / Joseph Brodsky -- Greetings, Friends! (1939), (1957) / Frank Sullivan -- Greetngs, Friends! (1978) (1995) / Roger Angell -- Drawings
Control code
52257914
Dimensions
27 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xiii, 305 pages
Isbn
9781400061402
Lccn
2003046931
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)

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