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Author Babitz, Eve.
Title I used to be charming : the rest of Eve Babitz / Eve Babitz ; edited by Sara J. Kramer ; introduction by Molly Lambert.
Publication Info. New York : New York Review Books, [2019]
Open Library Cover
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 Stack 9  824 B    IN LIBRARY
Description xiv, 433 pages ; 22 cm.
Series New York Review Books classics
New York Review Books classics.
Contents All this and The godfather too -- My God, Eve, how can you live here? -- Needles in the land of fruits and nuts -- My life in a 36DD bra, or, The all-American obsession -- No onions -- On not being a tomboy -- Losing weight made me a new person, a novelist -- Shopping -- Sunday, blue pool, Sunday -- Venice, California -- Honky-tonk nights : the good old days at L.A.'s Troubadour -- A Californian looks at New York -- Anna's Brando -- The girl from Gold's Gym -- The tyranny of fashion -- Tiffany's before breakfast -- Skin deep -- Out of the woods -- The path to radiant pain -- Sunset tango -- Sober virgins of the Eighties -- Attitude dancing -- Ronstadt for president -- Rapture of the shallows -- The sexual politics of fashion -- Gotta dance -- The soup can as big as the Ritz -- Blame it on the VCRs -- Jim Morrison is dead and living in Hollywood -- I was a naked pawn for art -- Life at Chateau Marmont : the sequel -- They might be giants -- Great legs -- Chairmen of the board -- Party at the beach -- Hippie heaven -- Billy Baldwin -- The American scene -- A city laid out like lace -- Hello Columbus -- Nicholas Cage -- Girls' town -- The Manson murders -- Jackie's kids -- Keeping time in Ojai -- Santa Fe : angels we have heard on high -- Love and kisses -- Scent of a woman -- I used to be charming -- Fiorucci : the book.
Subject Babitz, Eve.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Los Angeles (Calif.) -- History -- 20th century.
Genre or Form Essays.
Added Author Lambert, Molly, author of introduction.
Kramer, Sara J., editor.
Added Title Essays. Selections
Rest of Eve Babitz
ISBN 9781681373799 (alk. paper)
1681373793 (alk. paper)
9781681373805 (ebook)