The Art of Fact: A Historical Anthology of Literary Journalism

By: Kerrane, Kevin; Yagoda, Ben

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1st printing. Very good. Very Good. 1997 Hard Cover. 558 pp. Historical and international in scope, a unique anthology traces the course of literary journalism and nonfiction prose from its origins in the eighteenth century to today. Writers include: Daniel Defoe, James Boswell, Henry Mayhew, Charles Dickens, Walt Whitman, W.T. Stead, Stephen Crane, Richard Harding Davis, Abraham Cahan, Jack London, Morris Markey, Hickman Powell, Walter Bernstein, John Hersey, W.C. Heinz, Lillian Ross, Norman Lewis, Gay Talese, Truman Capote, Tom Wolfe, Piers Paul Read, Tracy Kidder, Sylvester Monroe, Peter Goldman, Bob Greene, Gary Smith, Richard Ben Cramer, George Orwell, Marvel Cooke, A.J. Liebling, Al Stump, Norman Mailer, Hunter S. Thomspon, Ron Rosenbaum, Ted Conover, James Fenton, John Simpson, Bill Buford, Rosemary Mahoney, Lawrence Otis Graham, Dennis Covington, Ben Hecht, Ernest Hemingway, James Agee, Martha Gellhorn, Joseph Mitchell, Rebecca West, John Steinbeck, Jimmy Cannon, Jimmy Breslin, Joan Didion, John McPhee, Michael Herr, Ryszard Kapuscinski, David Simon, Svetlana Alexiyevich, Michael Winerip.

Title: The Art of Fact: A Historical Anthology of Literary Journalism

Author: Kerrane, Kevin; Yagoda, Ben

Categories: Essays & Letters, Literary Criticism, Journalism, Literary & Intellectual,

Edition: 1st Printing

Publisher: New York, Scribner: 1997

ISBN Number: 0684830418

ISBN Number 13: 9780684830414

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 2200964

Keywords: KEVIN KERRANE BEN YAGODA ART OF FACT HISTORICAL ANTHOLOGY LITERARY JOURNALISM LITERARY CRITICISM ESSAYS JACK LONDON JIMMY BRESLIN TRUMAN CAPOTE TOM WOLFE GEORGE ORWELL A.J. LIEBLING NORMAN MAILER CHARLES DICKENS LILLIAN ROSS ERNEST HEMMINGWAY MARVEL COOKE MARTHA GELLHORN JOSEPH MITCHELL REBECCA WEST JOHN MCPHEE RYSZARD KAPUSCINSKI JOAN DIDION,