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The scarlet professor : Newton Arvin, a literary life shattered by scandal

Author: Barry Werth
Publisher: New York : Nan A. Talese, [2001]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Arvin, a leading literary critic and a mentor to Truman Capote, saw his career destroyed after a raid on his apartment in 1960 uncovered pornography.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographies
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Werth, Barry.
Scarlet professor.
New York : Nan A. Talese, ©2001
(OCoLC)606516378
Named Person: Newton Arvin; Truman Capote; Newton Arvin; Truman Capote; Newton Arvin; Truman Capote; Newton Arvin; Truman Capote
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Barry Werth
ISBN: 0385494688 9780385494687
OCLC Number: 44775379
Notes: The Cushing Library/Women & Gender Studies copy was acquired as part of The Don Kelly Research Collection of Gay Literature and Culture.
Awards: Stonewall Book Award winner, non-fiction, 2002.
Description: 325 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: Barry Werth.
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Arvin, a leading literary critic and a mentor to Truman Capote, saw his career destroyed after a raid on his apartment in 1960 uncovered pornography.

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