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    DescriptionOnly "The New Yorker" could fetch such an unbelievable roster of talent on the subject of man's best friend. This copious collection, beautifully illustrated in full color, features articles, fiction, humor, poems, cartoons, cover art, drafts, and drawings from the magazine's archives. The roster of contributors includes John Cheever, Susan Orlean, Roddy Doyle, Ian Frazier, Arthur Miller, John Updike, Roald Dahl, E. B. White, A. J. Liebling, Alexandra Fuller, Jerome Groopman, Jeffrey Toobin, T. Coraghessan Boyle, Ogden Nash, Donald Barthelme, Jonathan Lethem, Mark Strand, Anne Sexton, and Cathleen Schine. Complete with a Foreword by Malcolm Gladwell and a new essay by Adam Gopnik on the immortal canines of James Thurber, this gorgeous keepsake is a gift to dog lovers everywhere from the greatest magazine in the world.


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    Title
    The Big New Yorker Book of Dogs
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) New Yorker Magazine
    Physical properties
    Format: Hardback
    Number of pages: 304
    Width: 203 mm
    Height: 276 mm
    Thickness: 36 mm
    Weight: 1,451 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780679644750
    ISBN 10: 067964475X
    Classifications

    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: DQ
    LC subject heading:
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    BIC E4L: PET
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T11.4
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    B&T General Subject: 600
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 14280
    BIC subject category V2: WNGD
    Ingram Subject Code: PT
    B&T Modifier: Text Format: 02
    B&T Approval Code: A23305000, A74700000
    DC22: 636.7
    B&T Modifier: Continuations: 10
    Libri: ENGM5770
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: PET004000
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: PET010000, HUM009000
    Libri: HUND1030
    DC23: 636.7
    LC classification: SF426.2 .B56 2012
    Illustrations note
    col. Illustrations
    Publisher
    Random House USA Inc
    Imprint name
    RANDOM HOUSE INTERNATIONAL
    Publication date
    20 November 2012
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    "The New Yorker "magazine began publishing in 1925.
    Review quote
    "The title says it all. It's from the "New Yorker"! It's about dogs! . . . And, of course, it has wonderful cartoons. . . . Marvelous . . . A must-have."--"Booklist" "Do you have a dog lover in your family or circle of friends? Do you need to get them a holiday gift? Look no further. "The Big New Yorker Book of Dogs" is a terrific book. . . . Big in dimension, quantity and quality."--Forbes.com "I usually hate anthologies. . . . But this one works triumphantly. . . . Above all it works because there is tremendous writing. Because of the amused insouciance, the self-deprecation, the gentle unfolding of a structural irony, the skip and reveal of the final sentence, the knowledge of Not Too Much that seems intrinsic to the "New Yorker". And cartoons."--Edmund De Waal, "The Spectator"