Onward and upward: a biography of Katharine S. White

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Harper & Row, 1987 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 300 pages
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Traces the life of the long-time New Yorker editor, describes her marriage and family, and examines her relationship with contributing writers

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Katharine Sergeant Angell White, 1892-1977. I too am grateful that Linda H. Davis has written this biography of Katharine S. White. I love knowing about this woman, daughter of an old New England ... Read full review

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One is very grateful that this exists—it seems surprising, though not undeserved, that the life of this great editor of a large number of the best mid-century American writers, and the great love of ... Read full review


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Linda H. Davis is the author of "Onward and Upward: A Biography of Katharine S. White "and "Badge of Courage: The Life of Stephen Crane," She lives with her husband and two children in Harvard, Massachusetts.

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