The Resource Christmas at The New Yorker : stories, poems, humor, and art, from the editors of The New Yorker ; foreword by John Updike, (electronic book)

Christmas at The New Yorker : stories, poems, humor, and art, from the editors of The New Yorker ; foreword by John Updike, (electronic book)

Label
Christmas at The New Yorker : stories, poems, humor, and art
Title
Christmas at The New Yorker
Title remainder
stories, poems, humor, and art
Statement of responsibility
from the editors of The New Yorker ; foreword by John Updike
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
From the pages of America's most influential magazine come eight decades of holiday cheer--plus the occasional comical coal in the stocking--in one incomparable collection. Sublime and ridiculous, sentimental and searing, Christmas at The New Yorker is a gift of great writing and drawing by literary legends and laugh-out-loud cartoonists.Here are seasonal stories, poems, memoirs, and more, including such classics as John Cheever's 1949 story "Christmas Is a Sad Season for the Poor," about an elevator operator in a Park Avenue apartment building who experiences the ckle power of charity; John Updike's "The Carol Sing," in which a group of small-town carolers remember an exceptionally enthusiastic fellow singer ("How he would jubilate, how he would God-rest those merry gentlemen, how he would boom out when the male voices became King Wenceslas"); and Richard Ford's acerbic and elegiac 1998 story "Crèche," in which an unmarried Hollywood..
Related
Cataloging source
TEFOD
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Target audience
adult
Christmas at The New Yorker : stories, poems, humor, and art, from the editors of The New Yorker ; foreword by John Updike, (electronic book)
Label
Christmas at The New Yorker : stories, poems, humor, and art, from the editors of The New Yorker ; foreword by John Updike, (electronic book)
Link
Publication
Note
Title from eBook information screen
Related Location
Related Agents
Related Authorities
Related Subjects
Color
multicolored
http://library.link/vocab/cover_art
https://secure.syndetics.com/index.aspx?isbn=9780307482914/LC.GIF&client=mvsal&upc=&oclc={systemControlNumber
Dimensions
unknown
http://library.link/vocab/discovery_link
{'MVLS eContent': 'http://pac.sals.edu/polaris/view.aspx?cn=1219133'}
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780307482914
Isbn Type
(electronic bk. : Adobe Digital Editions)
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
404624b4-e0b9-46c6-bd34-99094e3aa4e9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ODN0000212887
  • 1063710
System details
Requires Adobe Digital Editions (file size: 15693 KB) or Amazon Kindle (file size: N/A KB) or OverDrive Read (file size: N/A KB)
Processing Feedback ...