A Year in Books/Day 154: The Portable Dorothy Parker

  • Title: The Portable Dorothy Parker
  • Author: Dorothy Parker (with an introduction by Brendan Gill)
  • Year Published: This Edition-1976 (Penguin Books)
  • Year Purchased: 2005
  • Source: The Book Loft, Columbus, Ohio
  • About: I’d like to think that Dorothy Parker needs no introduction, so I am not writing one. She engenders fierce loyalty in readers or, for those of a different mind-set, strong distaste. If you are known to curl up your tongue at her superior wit, and excellent writing, well, at least we know up front that we are from two different planets. Continue reading