Lasting city: the anatomy of nostalgia
Enjoined by his dying mother to "tell everything," James McCourt was liberated by this deathbed wish to do just that. The result is Lasting City, a gripping, uniquely McCourt invention: an operatic recollection that braids a nostalgic portrait of old-Irish New York with a boy’s funny, gutt...
|Main Author:||McCourt, James, 1941-|
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Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company,