Cast of Characters
Wolcott Gibbs, E.B. White, James Thurber, and the Golden Age of The New YorkerBook - 2016
"From its birth in 1925 to the early days of the Cold War, The New Yorker slowly but surely took hold as the country's most prestigious, entertaining, and informative general-interest periodical. In [this book], Thomas Vinciguerra paints a portrait of the magazine's cadre of charming, wisecracking, driven, troubled, brilliant writers and editors"--Dust jacket flap.
Publisher: New York : W.W. Norton & Company, 
Edition: First edition.
Characteristics: x, 452 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm