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The Resource Gossip : the untrivial pursuit, Joseph Epstein

Gossip : the untrivial pursuit, Joseph Epstein

Label
Gossip : the untrivial pursuit
Title
Gossip
Title remainder
the untrivial pursuit
Statement of responsibility
Joseph Epstein
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A juicy, incisive exploration of gossip in all its forms--from celebrity rumors to literary "romans a clef," from personal sniping to political slander
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1937-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Epstein, Joseph
Index
index present
LC call number
BJ1535.G6
LC item number
E67 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gossip
  • Gossip
  • Klatsch
Label
Gossip : the untrivial pursuit, Joseph Epstein
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-223) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Private gossip. How it works ; Feasible, uncheckable, deeply damning ; When is it all right to gossip? ; In the know ; Great gossips of the western world I ; The truth defense ; The gossip transaction ; Need gossip be trivial? ; Pure speculation -- Pt. 2. Public gossip. Gossip goes public ; Gossip in center ring ; Shooting at celebrities ; Great gossips of the western world II ; Antedeluvian gossip ; Literary gossip ; Gay gossip ; Great gossips of the western world III -- Pt. 3. Private becomes public ; Caught in the net ; Whores of information ; Snooping and scooping : great gossips of the western world IV ; Too much even of Kreplach
Control code
692084778
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780618721948
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010049804
System control number
(OCoLC)692084778
Label
Gossip : the untrivial pursuit, Joseph Epstein
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [221]-223) and index
Contents
Pt. 1. Private gossip. How it works ; Feasible, uncheckable, deeply damning ; When is it all right to gossip? ; In the know ; Great gossips of the western world I ; The truth defense ; The gossip transaction ; Need gossip be trivial? ; Pure speculation -- Pt. 2. Public gossip. Gossip goes public ; Gossip in center ring ; Shooting at celebrities ; Great gossips of the western world II ; Antedeluvian gossip ; Literary gossip ; Gay gossip ; Great gossips of the western world III -- Pt. 3. Private becomes public ; Caught in the net ; Whores of information ; Snooping and scooping : great gossips of the western world IV ; Too much even of Kreplach
Control code
692084778
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xiii, 242 p.
Isbn
9780618721948
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2010049804
System control number
(OCoLC)692084778

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