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The Proper Bostonians.

Jean Little

The Proper Bostonians.

by Jean Little

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Published by E.P. Dutton in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Boston (Mass.)
    • Subjects:
    • Boston (Mass.) -- Social life and customs

    • Edition Notes

      SeriesAmerican society series,, v. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF73.37 .A5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination381 p.
      Number of Pages381
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6514794M
      LC Control Number47011061
      OCLC/WorldCa475098

      Boston magazine that features fashion, sports, food, shopping, arts and more in and around the city of Boston. In his book The Proper Bostonians, Cleveland Amory described Nichols as a noted Beacon Hill spinster who did not hesitate to write directly to Washington during World War II to complain that Admiral Halsey was "a disgrace to the Navy," and-worse-"not a gentleman."4 Much earlier, in , Nichols and Boston poet Amy Lowell successfully opposed a.

      The proper Bostonians comprise a small group of a few hundred "first families," who have made Boston thought of in terms of the little poem that ends, "And the Cabots speak only to God." The book. The Proper Bostonians by Cleveland Amory starting at $ The Proper Bostonians has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.

      The Bostonians, by Henry James A review by Horace Elisha Scudder It might be supposed, at first glance, that Mr. James in The Bostonians was not going to let us off, but intended to drag us with. The Bostonians by Henry James edition. Notes: (1) Italics for emphasis are indicated by upper case, by lower case for the word _I_. Italics and accent marks are removed from foreign words. (2) The top of each page in the one-volume edition is indicated by a page number in parentheses.


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Proper Bostonians. New York, E.P. Dutton, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors. The Bostonians () falls more or less in the middle of Henry James’s career as a novelist, ten years after his breezy debut, Roderick Hudson and sixteen years before The Wings of a Dove.

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Boston, Seen Through a "State of Mind"; THE PROPER BOSTONIANS. By Cleveland Amory. Starting in the late s, Amory gained fame for writing a series of bestselling social history books, starting with The Proper Bostonians (), and continuing through The Last Resorts () and Who Killed Society.

(), that satirized the pretensions of the upper class society, particularly in Boston, where he had grown mater: Harvard University. J.P. Marquand mastered two literary genres. As author of a s detective series centering on the international crime-solving detective Mr.

Moto, he crafted a hugely successful potboiler mystery series from to The books were adapted for films and made Marquand a wealthy man. But he is more highly regarded as writer of literary [ ]. Edmund Wilson wrote inin his book The Triple Thinkers: Ten Essays on Literature, "The first hundred pages of The Bostonians, with the arrival of the young Southerner in Boston and his first contacts with the Boston reformers, is, in its way, one of the most masterly things that Henry James ever.

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Two "rings" of the spiral binding are broken, bumped corners, small area of adhesive residue on cover where price sticker was removed, moderate wear to covers, tiny spot on bottom edge of front Rating: % positive.