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City Poet: The Life and Times of Frank O'Hara
By Mehta, Wanger (editor) and Brad Gooch
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Alfred a Knopf Inc
Publication date June 1, 1993
Binding Hardcover
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780394571188
ISBN-10 0394571185
Dimensions 2 by 6.75 by 9.75 in.
Weight 2.40 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $30.00
§As reported by publisher
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In the first biography of this noted poet, the author describes O'Hara's insular Catholic upbringing, his bohemian lifestyle, and his brilliant career as a poet and a museum curator. 20,000 first printing. $30,000 ad/promo. BOMC Alt.
Amazon.com description: Product Description: In the first biography of this noted poet, the author describes O'Hara's insular Catholic upbringing, his bohemian lifestyle, and his brilliant career as a poet and a museum curator. 20,000 first printing. $30,000 ad/promo. BOMC Alt.

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With Wanger (other contributor), Mehta | from Alfred a Knopf Inc (June 1, 1993)
9780394571188 | details & prices | 6.75 × 9.75 × 2.00 in. | 2.40 lbs | List price $30.00
About: In the first biography of this noted poet, the author describes O'Hara's insular Catholic upbringing, his bohemian lifestyle, and his brilliant career as a poet and a museum curator
Paperback
Book cover for 9780060976132 Book cover for 9780062303417
 
Reprint edition from Perennial (May 13, 2014)
9780062303417 | details & prices | 531 pages | 5.31 × 8.00 × 1.00 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $18.99
About: The definitive biography of Frank O’Hara, one of the greatest American poets of the twentieth century, the magnetic literary figure at the center of New York’s cultural life during the 1950s and 1960s.
Reprint edition from Perennial (June 1, 1994)
9780060976132 | details & prices | 5.25 × 8.00 × 1.50 in. | 1.05 lbs | List price $15.00
About: Gooch presents a fascinating account of Frank O'Hara's life (1926-1966) and evokes the spirit and excitement of New York's literary and artistic underground in the '50s and '60s.

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