From Her Partisan Review Days To Her Controversial Success As The Author Of The Group, To An Epic Libel Battle With Lillian Hellman, Mary McCarthy Brought A Nineteenth Century Scope And Drama To Her Emblematic Twentieth Century Life Dubbed By Time As Quite Possibly The Cleverest Woman America Has Ever Produced, McCarthy Moved In A Circle Of Ferociously Sharp Tongued Intellectuals All Of Whom Had Plenty To Say About This Diamond In Their Midst Frances Kiernan S Biography Does Justice To One Of The Most Controversial American Intellectuals Of The Twentieth Century With Interviews From Dozens Of McCarthy S Friends, Former Lovers, Literary And Political Comrades In Arms, Awestruck Admirers, Amused Observers, And Bitter Adversaries, Seeing Mary Plain Is Rich In Ironic Judgment And Eloquent Testimony A Los Angeles Times Best Book OfAnd A Washington Post Book World Rave
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- 848 pages
- Seeing Mary Plain: A Life of Mary McCarthy
- Frances Kiernan
- 01 June 2019 Frances Kiernan