After years of seeing Fran Lebowitz popping up, Zelig-like, in all these incongruously glamorous settings, I wanted to like her writing.
After years of seeing Fran Lebowitz popping up, Zelig-like, in all these incongruously glamorous settings, I wanted to like her writing. She's the classic outsider-insider, who's got to have some prime observations, right? But when I finally got around to reading this book, it just felt far too dated.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. Thankfully, in Social Studies, there are more hits and misses, and I found this a mostly enjoyable read. 2 people found this helpful.
In elegant, finely honed prose (The Washington Post Book World), Lebowitz limns the vicissitudes of contemporary urban life-its fads, trends, crazes, morals, and fashions. By turns ironic, facetious, deadpan, sarcastic, wry, wisecracking, and waggish, she is always wickedly entertaining.
Dimensions 10. 4 x 17. 8 x 1. mm 11. g. Publication date 01 Nov 1982. Publisher POCKET BOOKS. Publication City/Country United States.
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Frances Ann Lebowitz (born October 27, 1950) is an American author, public speaker, and occasional actor. Lebowitz was born and raised in Morristown, New Jersey, the daughter of Ruth and Harold Lebowitz, parents who owned a furniture store and upholstery workshop.
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