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S.N. Behrman • 26 Items / 11 Books, 5 Articles, 3 Reviews
Duveen (1951)
The Story of the Most Spectacular Art Dealer of All Time
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Published Reviews
  1. Books
    Communications (Review)
    Duveen, by S.N. Behrman
    1. Duveen by S.N. Behrman
    Commonweal, April 4, 1952, p. 642
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    Deathless Salesman (Review)
    Duveen, by S.N. Behrman
    1. Duveen by S.N. Behrman
    The Nation, March 29, 1952, p. 305
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    Seller of Souls (Review)
    Duveen, by S.N. Behrman
    1. Duveen by S.N. Behrman
    The New Republic, April 14, 1952, p. 21
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    Tradesman in Beauty (Review)
    Duveen, by S.N. Behrman
    1. Duveen by S.N. Behrman
    The Saturday Review, March 22, 1952, p. 14
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    Pick of the Paperbacks (4 Reviews)
    The Last of the Provincials, by Maxwell Geismar
    1. The Last of the Provincials by Maxwell Geismar
    2. Roman Imperial Civilisation by Harold Mattingly
    3. Duveen by S.N. Behrman
    4. Modes of Thought by Alfred North Whitehead
    The Saturday Review, March 28, 1959, p. 29
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    Atlantic Bookshelf (5 Reviews)
    Reader's Choice
    1. Mr. President by William Hillman
    2. How to Get Rich in Washington by Blair Bolles
    3. Duveen by S.N. Behrman
    4. SPQR by Paul Hyde Bonner
    5. The Scalpel of Scotland Yard by Douglas G. Browne and E.V. Tullett
    The Atlantic Monthly, April 1952, pp. 79-84
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    Literary Sampler (7 Reviews)
    Winston Churchill, by Robert Lewis Taylor
    1. Winston Churchill by Robert Lewis Taylor
    2. Duveen by S.N. Behrman
    3. The World of George Jean Nathan by Charles S. Angoff and George Jean Nathan
    4. Boswell in Holland, 1763-1764 by Frederick A. Pottle and James Boswell
    5. The Case Against Psychoanalysis by Andrew Salter
    6. Forty Odd by Mary Bard
    7. Golden Ages of the Great Cities by Maurice Bowra, Jerome Carcopino, and Steven Runciman, ...
    The Saturday Review, April 12, 1952, pp. 16-19
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    New Books (10 Reviews)
    Modern Man in Search of His Portrait
    1. Duveen by S.N. Behrman
    2. Matisse: His Art and His Public by Alfred H. Barr, Jr.
    3. John Sloan, 1871-1951 by Lloyd Goodrich
    4. Mr. President by William Hillman
    5. There Was a Man in Our Town by Granville Hicks
    6. Let It Come Down by Paul Bowles
    7. The Essential T.E. Lawrence by David Garnett and T.E. Lawrence
    8. Search for a Hero by Thomas Hal Phillips
    9. Leslie Stephen by Noel Annan
    10. The Portable Melville by Jay Leyda and Herman Melville
    The Harpers Monthly, April 1952, pp. 102-106
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    Brief Comments (28 Reviews)
    Twenty-nine outstanding books of the previous quarter
    1. The Desert Year by Joseph Wood Krutch
    2. The Geography of Hunger by Josue de Castro
    3. West African Explorers by Cecil Howard
    4. The Era of Good Feelings by George Dangerfield
    5. The Life of Billy Yank by Bell Irvin Wiley
    6. Mr. President by William Hillman
    7. How to Get Rich in Washington by Blair Bolles
    8. Eisenhower: The Man and the Symbol by John Gunther
    9. New Hopes for a Changing World by Bertrand Russell
    10. The Lonely Tower by Thomas R. Henn
    11. City of Discontent by Mark Harris
    12. Horace Walpole's Correspondence by W.S. Lewis, A Dayle Wallace, and Horace Walpole
    13. Funds and Foundations: Their Policies, Past and Present by Abraham Flexner and Esther S. Bailey
    14. The Story of the Rockefeller Foundation by Raymond B. Fosdick
    15. The Great Days of Piracy in the West Indies by George Woodbury
    16. The Autobiography of a Hunted Priest by John Gerard
    17. As You Pass by by Kenneth Holcomb Dunshee
    18. Dance to the Piper by Agnes de Mille
    19. Duveen by S.N. Behrman
    20. This Crooked Way by Elizabeth Spencer
    21. The Catherine Wheel by Jean Stafford
    22. Jefferson Selleck by Carl Jonas
    23. Grand Right and Left by Louis Kronenberger
    24. Spark of Life by Erich Maria Remarque
    25. The Swift Cloud by Sigrid de Lima
    26. Clara by Lonnie Coleman
    27. The Groves of Academe by Mary McCarthy
    28. The Papers of Thomas Jefferson by Julian P. Boyd, Lyman H. Butterfield, and Mina R. Bryan, ...
    The American Scholar, Summer 1952, pp. 378-386