Fran Lebowitz
Dutton, New York, 1978, English
Nonfiction, General
ISBN: 9780525155621

The first book—collected essays—by the New York satirist Fran Lebowitz. Likened to a contemporary Dorothy Parker, she quips in one of the book's essays, “Humility is no substitute for a good personality.“

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Jonathan Adler

Back to my camp childhood. I read it the summer of my Bar Mitzvah and dreamed of clawing my way to the witty Manhattan world of Fran Lebowitz. I should send her a thank-you note for creating my sensibility and my aspirations.

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