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The gentleman from New York

Daniel Patrick Moynihan : a biography

by Godfrey Hodgson

  • 143 Want to read
  • 8 Currently reading

Published by Houghton Mifflin in Boston .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Moynihan, Daniel P. 1927- -- Biography,
    • United States. Congress. Senate -- Biography,
    • Legislators -- United States -- Biography,
    • Ambassadors -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Other titlesDaniel Patrick Moynihan
      StatementGodfrey Hodgson.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE840.8.M68 H63 2000
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 452 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages452
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6785409M
      ISBN 100395860423
      LC Control Number00038921

        Encyclopedic in breadth but compact enough for the vest pocket of a 19th-century gentleman on the go, the book was an insider’s guide to Manhattan, easily picked up at the newsstand before a night on the town, much the way tourists and local residents now consult a guidebook when they are in the mood for a memorable restaurant or meal. Also as detailed below, New York City contains more than any other American city, including the Yale Club of New York City, the largest traditional gentlemen's club in the world. Throughout the country, though, many clubs have reciprocal relationships with the older clubs in London, with each other, and with other gentlemen's clubs around the.

      “An effervescent book with a cheerfully lunatic plot. Cavalier, funny, and totally engrossing. It’s a delicious crumpet of a novel that will leave you wondering if Forrest Leo drinks tea with the devil.”—Sara Levine, author of Treasure Island!!! “Let us all bow down before the nutty and delightful romp that is The Gentleman. Hardcover biography of Roscoe Conkling, New York state lawyer and politician during and after the Civil War. pages. Pages tanning, couple damaged pages but it does not appear that any text is missing. Binding good. Ex library date:

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