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❮PDF / Epub❯ ☃ Complete Stories ✐ Author Dorothy Parker – Tyrakel.de Dorothy Parker escribió una vez que lo suyo era tomarse un Martini dos como mucho Después del tercero ya estaba debajo de la mesa y al cuarto debajo de su anfitrión Con esas premisas y haciendo galDorothy Parker escribió una vez que lo suyo era tomarse un Martini dos como mucho Después del tercero ya estaba debajo de la mesa y al cuarto deb.

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Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ Librarian Note There is than one author by this name in the Goodreads data baseDorothy Parker was an American writer poet and critic best known for her caustic wit wisecracks and sharp 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

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10 thoughts on “Complete Stories

  1. Madeline Madeline says:

    Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ complete free, stories kindle, Complete Stories PDFFor a very long time read just before finding this book I wasn't completely sure that Dorothy Parker had ever written anything longer than a quote I'd always sort of suspected that she was famous for drinking a lot and


  2. Bloodorange Bloodorange says:

    Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ complete free, stories kindle, Complete Stories PDFThese are good but were meant for magazine publication and reading in homeopathic doses Parker clearly likes describing awful people and situations in an ironic very controlled way but I don’t think I love it at least definitely not en masse Dark humour drinking humour sharp social observation – from racism Arrangement in Black and White 1927 to social climbers “The steps in social ascent may be gauged by the terms employed to describe a man's informal evening dress the progression goes Tuxedo Tux dinner jacket Black Tie” – The Game The introduction by Regina Barecca is an interesting example of revisionism presenting Parker as the un


  3. Sketchbook Sketchbook says:

    Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ complete free, stories kindle, Complete Stories PDFMrs Parker died age 73 in 1967 on the cusp of Women's Lib Rebecca Barreca in an excellent intro notes that her stories depict the effects of economical and spiritual poverty upon vulnerable women who received no education about


  4. BAM The Bibliomaniac BAM The Bibliomaniac says:

    Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ complete free, stories kindle, Complete Stories PDFThese stories are just incredible I chose audio and the female narrator is superb Although some of the language is dated the situations are spot on current Just ageless tales I especially enjoy the one sided conversations


  5. Jen Jen says:

    Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ complete free, stories kindle, Complete Stories PDFWhew I'm a born again Parker fan This collection of short stories is the editor's attempt to prove she deserves critical acclaim and inclusion in the male centric literary canon and I for one am soldMost of the included stories were written in the 1920s 40s and they are an illuminating peek at the prevailing pretensions of the time she skewers societal affectations as well as the battle between the sexes and the unfortunate lack of open communication between them Too Bad for example starts with neighbors gossiping about a married couple that is separating no one can guess that the reason why is that they are just too damn polite to one another and cannot imagine a lifetime of boredom In The Lovely Leave a woman almost sabotages her visit with her military husband who's on a short leave because she misses him so much Women are meant to be good sports to such a degree in Big Bl


  6. Nancy Nancy says:

    Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ complete free, stories kindle, Complete Stories PDFAmusing certainly and the stories are evocative of their time but they tend to the repetitive and the snide somewhat sour humor grates eventually


  7. Miriam Miriam says:

    Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ complete free, stories kindle, Complete Stories PDFSo deliciously bitter Bitter bitter bitter Very funny very mean I read the intro last and it had something to say that I had kind of started thinking about myself people small or narrow minded critics consider Parker's stories to be about small or narrow topics but that's almost beside the point They're about a small social world and a limited number of people but they're about so much Like self delusion and cruelty and passive aggression and superficiality masquerading as substance And she calls BS on all of it Good for her And so they're not small They're about how people deal with their circumstances and the stories are timeless The figures she describes are recognizable instantly add some cell phones and facebook and take away Prohibition and it still reads the same I


  8. Will Mego Will Mego says:

    Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ complete free, stories kindle, Complete Stories PDFI was oddly disappointed in this Not in the quality of the writing which is superb The author sets out to accomplish a task and the technique of writing is bent and twisted to her will achieving her vision exactly as her mind's eye must have seen it My complaint is simply with her intended effect I didn't enjoy it So it's great writing b


  9. H P Reed H P Reed says:

    Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ complete free, stories kindle, Complete Stories PDFMs Parker's work whether essays stories or poetry are humor born of sadness filled with sarcasm and pity for the human condition Big Blonde shows us how women who made bad choices about men may have lived in the restrictive 1930's but also calls to mind some of the bad choices celebrities make so messily in public today Parker makes even the very private hell of a woman waiting for a man's telephone call both snarkily funny and shamingly familiar Unlike James Thurber Ms Parker breathes no atmosphere of innocence Her stories are informed by the hypocrisy stupidity an


  10. Vanessa Vanessa says:

    Paperback è Complete Stories MOBI µ complete free, stories kindle, Complete Stories PDFpithy vignettes of obnoxious people becomes tedious if you read the stories together as a string you are introduced to dolt after wanker know them for 5 minutes and then move on to the next daft character it has the collective effect of being at a wretched cocktail party where you want to put all the guests on mute


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