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Gretchen D. Finletter • 22 Items / 16 Articles, 4 Reviews, 2 Books
The Dinner Party (1955)
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    Humor on the Menu (Review)
    The Dinner Party, by Gretchen D. Finletter
    1. The Dinner Party by Gretchen D. Finletter
    The Saturday Review, May 14, 1955, pp. 20-21
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    Book Notes (7 Reviews)
    All the Sexes, by George W. Henry
    1. All the Sexes by George W. Henry
    2. The Dinner Party by Gretchen D. Finletter
    3. The Crecy War by Alfred H. Burne
    4. The Land and People of South Africa by Alan Paton
    5. News is a Singular Thing by Marguerite Higgins
    6. The Challenge of Scandinavia by William L. Shirer
    7. Mr. Chairman, Ladies and Gentlemen by Norman Thomas
    The Reporter, June 2, 1955, pp. 47-50
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    Atlantic Bookshelf (10 Reviews)
    Reader's Choice
    1. Boswell on the Grand Tour by Frank Brady, Frederick A. Pottle, and James Boswell, ...
    2. Tiger of the Snows by Tenzing Norgay and James Ramsey Ullman
    3. Egypt's Destiny by Mohammed Naguib and Leigh White
    4. Egypt's Liberation by Gamal Abdel Nasser
    5. Memories: An Autobiography by Ethel Barrymore
    6. Alexandre Dumas by Andre Maurois
    7. The Great Crash, 1929 by John Kenneth Galbraith
    8. Children of the Black-Haired People by Evan King
    9. The Dinner Party by Gretchen D. Finletter
    10. A Slight Sense of Outrage by Charles W. Morton
    The Atlantic Monthly, June 1955, pp. 76-81
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    Books in Brief (13 Reviews)
    Laugh Till You Cry, by Wolf Mankowitz
    1. Laugh Till You Cry by Wolf Mankowitz
    2. A Villa in Summer by Penelope Mortimer
    3. The Troubled Midnight by Rodney Garland
    4. The Dinner Party by Gretchen D. Finletter
    5. "Before I Kill More..." by Lucy Freeman
    6. Waterfront Priest by Allen Raymond
    7. The Twenties by Frederick J. Hoffman
    8. Carl Van Vechten and the Twenties by Edward G. Lueders
    9. Predilections by Marianne Moore
    10. The Contemporary French Novel by Henri Peyre
    11. Party of One by Clifton Fadiman
    12. The Republic of Letters by Louis Kronenberger
    13. The Lion and the Honeycomb by R.P. Blackmur
    The Harpers Monthly, June 1955, pp. 92-94