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100 years ago this month, July 1914…

In England…

…Americans Gertrude Stein, 40, and her partner Alice B. Toklas, 37, are visiting London. They are hopeful that British publisher John Lane, 60, of Bodley Head will make good on his promise to publish… 574 more words

The Americans In Paris

Formidable Dorothy Parker

Sometimes I think writer Dorothy Parker and comedian Dennis Miller (back in his “Saturday Night Live” days) would have a lot in common if they had ever met. 402 more words

Writing

100 years ago this month, June 1914…

In England…

…in Sussex, Leonard Woolf, 33, is going on a speaking trip to Birmingham on behalf of the socialist Fabian Society. He is particularly worried about leaving his wife, … 594 more words

The Americans In Paris