[PDF] Download Í Message From a Stranger | by ✓ Marya Mannes

By Marya Mannes | Comments: ( 964 ) | Date: ( Nov 21, 2019 )

None


  • Title: Message From a Stranger
  • Author: Marya Mannes
  • ISBN: null
  • Page: 234
  • Format: Paperback

About Author:

Marya Mannes

Mannes lived most of her life in New York City, where she was born 1 Her brother was musician Leopold Mannes Her parents, Clara Damrosch Mannes and David Mannes, founded the Mannes College of Music in New York Her maternal grandfather was conductor Leopold Damrosch, and her maternal uncles were conductors Walter Damrosch and Frank Damrosch Her father was Jewish her mother was from a mostly Lutheran German family and was of part Jewish descent through her own grandfather 2 Mannes was an editor at Vogue and later wrote prolifically for the magazines The Reporter and The New Yorker Mannes published a number of books of essays, sharply and wittily critical of American society, including More in Anger Some Opinions, Uncensored and Unteleprompted She was a much sought after social commentator on radio and television.She hosted her own television show in 1959, I speak for myself citation needed Other books by Mannes included Subverse 1959 , a satirical verse, Out of My Time 1971 , an autobiography, and two novels, Message From a Stranger 1948 , and They 1968.Married three times, Mannes had one child David R J Blow who survived her.She died in San Francisco, California Wiki



Comments Message From a Stranger

  • Donnell

    An interesting companion piece to "It Can't Happen Here" by Sinclair Lewis. This book is published thirteen years later, after WWII, yet sees a bleak public and a not-so-great-future. Fun to get the point of view of a dead-narrator view who gets to see what people really think of her. Also fun to read her catty comments about rich people, especially rich women. Some quotes--and remember this author died long before the 2016 election cycle: "The Magna Charta, the Rights of Man, the Declaration of [...]


  • Donnell

    For what I think about this book, see my review of the hardcover edition. Wanted to include this versions well because of the cool, period illustration on the cover.


Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *
Name *
Email *
Website
  • [PDF] Download Í Message From a Stranger | by ✓ Marya Mannes
    234 Marya Mannes
  • thumbnail Title: [PDF] Download Í Message From a Stranger | by ✓ Marya Mannes
    Posted by:Marya Mannes
    Published :2019-08-04T15:34:38+00:00