A Small Boy and Others

A Small Boy and Others

A Memoir

Book - 2001
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Written when James was 70, A Small Boy & Others, long out of print, is an exquisitely artful dramatic monologue on a young boy's search for the aesthetic clue. James finds his evidence in the refined reconstructions of his family life, his imagination, his travel, & his memories of the streets & neighborhoods of 19th-century New York. A Small Boy & Others is a very personal study of fate, memory, & the wonder of youthful consciousness & curiosity. It is also a love letter of sorts to New York City in the third quarter of the 19th century. With wit & curiosity evident on every page, A Small Boy & Others transformed the art of autobiography.
Publisher: Chappaqua, NY : Turtle Point Press ; London, Eng. : Gibson Square Books, 2001
ISBN: 9781885586186
Characteristics: 217 p. : ports. ; 22 cm


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