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collected poetry of Dorothy Parker

Dorothy Parker

collected poetry of Dorothy Parker

by Dorothy Parker

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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesThe Modern library of the world"s best books
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 210 p.
Number of Pages210
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14580101M

Title: The Collected Poetry Of Dorothy Parker Author Name: Parker, Dorothy Categories: Modern Library, Publisher: New York, Modern Library: Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Very Good in Good+ dust jacket Seller ID: Dorothy Parker(22 August - 7 June ) Dorothy Parker was an American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist, best known for her wit, wisecracks, and eye for 20th century urban foibles. From a conflicted and unhappy childhood, Parker rose to acclaim, both for her literary output in such venues as The New Yorker and as a founding File Size: KB.

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During dark days in college, Parker's poem "Resume",(the subject is suicide) left an indelible impression. The first line is:"Razors pain you.". The twist at the end is "You might as well live. This is a wonderful collection of all Parker's poetry that she wanted printed/5(8).

During dark days in college, Parker's poem "Resume",(the subject is suicide) left an indelible impression. The first line is:"Razors pain you." The twist at the end is "You might as well live.

This is a wonderful collection of all Parker's poetry that she wanted printed. The Modern Library Edition is a 5x7 inch size, in gray hardcover/5(8). Parkers wit is as fresh and funny as the day she wrote it. The Collected Poetry includes poems from 4 collections spanningmy favorite being Enough Rope.

Her poems, mostly about the woes of life, being suicidal, in love out of love, frustrated by herself and by men, are snappy and offer quick-minded wit/5. The Collected Dorothy Parker. Dorothy Parker, more than any of her contemporaries, captured the spirit of the Jazz Age in her poetry and prose, and The Collected Dorothy Parker includes an introduction by Brendan Gill in Penguin Modern Classics/5.

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comment. Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first one to write a review. Complete Poems collects Parker's three volumes of poetry, Enough Rope, Sunset Gun, and Death and Taxes, as well as a hundred other previously uncollected works -- such as the "hate songs", compact satiric descriptions of husbands and wives, actors and politicians, bores and ne'er-do-wells, and others who attracted her barbed pen/5.

Suave, fun, witty, quotable, re-quotable, and written with great gusto and genuine emotion, Dorothy Parker's poems of verse are just so lovable and always such a joy to read. This short collection was my third Parker book of poems, and it left me beaming. Dorothy Parker. I raise a glass to you.

I picked out three of my faves - FULFILMENT/5. Dorothy Parker, more than any of her contemporaries, captured the spirit of the Jazz Age in her poetry and prose, and The Collected Dorothy Parker includes an introduction by Brendan Gill in Penguin Modern Classics/5(41).

Free download or read online The Poetry and Short Stories of Dorothy Parker (Modern Library) pdf (ePUB) book. The first edition of the novel was published in August 30thand was written by Dorothy Parker. The book was published in multiple languages including English, consists of pages and is available in Hardcover format.

The main characters of this poetry /5. Parker published her first volume of poetry, Enough Rope, in The collection s copies and garnered impressive reviews. The Nation described her verse as "caked with a salty humor, rough with splinters of disillusion, and tarred with a bright black authenticity."Notable works: Enough Rope, Sunset Gun, Star.

Dorothy Parker was an American poet, short story writer, critic and satirist, best known for her wit, wisecracks, and eye for 20th century urban foibles.

From a conflicted and unhappy childhood, Parker rose to acclaim, both for her literary output in such venues as The New Yorker and as a founding member of the Algonquin Round Table. See all books authored by Dorothy Parker, including The Viking Portable Library: Dorothy Parker, and Complete Stories, and more on The Collected Poetry of Dorothy Parker.

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Dorothy Parker, more than any of her contemporaries, captured the spirit of the Jazz Age in her poetry and prose, and The Collected Dorothy Parker includes an introduction by Brendan Gill in Penguin Modern Classics.

Dorothy Parker was the most talked-about woman of her day, notorious as the hard-drinking bad girl with a talent for stinging repartee and endlessly 4/5(1). “I was just a little Jewish girl trying to be cute.”—Dorothy Parker.

Dorothy Parker was probably one of the sharpest, wittiest women of the 20 th century. She wrote everything from screenplays to short stories to literary criticism for publications like Vanity Fair, Vogue, Life, and the New Yorker.

But as April draws to a close, I want to concentrate on Dorothy Parker’s poetry. Over the years, she contributed poetry, fiction and book reviews as the "Constant Reader." Parker’s first collection of poetry, Enough Rope, was published inand was a bestseller.

Her two subsequent collections were Sunset Gun in and Death and Taxes in Her collected fiction came out in as Laments for the Living.

Raised on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, Dorothy Parker built a career that was defined by her wit and her incisive commentary on contemporary America. She was born two months prematurely at her family’s summer home in West End, New Jersey.

By the time she was five, she had lost her mother; by she had also lost her father, a garment manufacturer. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Parker, Dorothy, Collected poetry of Dorothy Parker.

New York, Modern library [] (OCoLC) Poet and lyricist Fran Landesman occupies the ironic territory between Dorothy Parker and Edna St. Vincent Millay. Landesman’s work combines pathos and humor and glows with the tough wisdom gleaned from a lifetime of riding in fast convertibles and hanging out in smoky bars.

Genre/Form: Collections Poetry: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Parker, Dorothy, Collected poetry of Dorothy Parker. New York, The Modern library [].

The collected poetry of Dorothy Parker. [Dorothy Parker] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Contacts Search for a Library. Create # Modern library of the world\'s best books.About Complete Poems. Best remembered as a member of the Algonquin Round Table, the fabled Jazz Age literay coterie, Dorothy Parker built a reputations as one of the era’s most beloved poets.

Parker’s satirical wit and sharp-edged humour earned her a reputation as the wittiest woman in America. Due to the strange machinations of U.S. copyright law, on January 1,more works of art, film, music, poetry, and writing will enter the public domain.

This milestone will bring out work published in that copyrights have been lifted. Dorothy Parker makes the list with a few gems published 96 years ago, including one of her most-quoted poems and an extremely .