Count Bruga

  • 319 Pages
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  • English
by
Boni & Liveright , New York
Statementby Ben Hecht.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPZ3.H355 Co
The Physical Object
Pagination319 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17637621M
LC Control Number26010691

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Hecht, Ben. COUNT BRUGA. New York: Horace Liveright, []. Octavo, pp. [] 4 [] [ blank], original pictorial yellow cloth, front and spine panels stamped in black, top edge stained red, for edge untrimmed, bottom edge rough-trimmed. Try the new Google Books. Check out the new look and enjoy easier access to your favorite features.

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New York, Boni & Liveright, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction. Count Bruga. Full title: Count Bruga. BZDB24 Literature; Count Bruga Hecht Ben. Paperback New York: Count Bruga book Books # nn (11) 2nd (or later) Printing circawith 20 title, Very Good Condition in Very Good Dust Rating: % positive.

Vintage paperback book, "Count Bruga", Ben Hecht, Quick Reader #, Cover art by Axelrod. Illustrated. Quick Reader's measure 3" x ", and are small in size compared to their regular paperback counterparts. This book is in GD-VG condition. The blurb on the edition of Count Bruga states: "COUNT BRUGA as a novel is as insensitive as a hangman, as vain as a monkey and as absurd as Sinbad.

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$ + $ shipping. BUY 1, GET 1 AT 10% OFF (add 2 to cart) See all eligible Rating: % positive. Count Bruga. New York: Horace Liveright, First Edition. Satirical novel of Geenwich Village bohemian life; the title character is loosely based on Hecht's friend, the poet Max Bodenheim.

Title: Count Bruga Author Name: Hecht, Ben Categories: General Fiction, Publisher: Boni & Liveright: January ISBN Number: BB57Y Binding: Hardcover Book Condition: Used - Good Jacket Condition: No Jacket Seller ID: Count Bruga - Ben Hecht Mosquitos - William Faulkner Mystery at Spanish Hacienda - Jackson Gregory Call Her Savage - Tiffany Thayer The Avon Book of Modern Short Stories Murder at Midnight - R.

Walling The Agony Column - Earl Derr Biggers The Man Who Murdered Himself - Geoffrey Holmes 48 Saroyan. BEN HECHT has come through in "Count Bruga" with the book that must have been in him all the while. It signalizes a mastery of the medium of the novel and an integration of Mr. Hecht's undeniable.

In Nexus, page 8, Henry Miller lists several books, against which the puppet Count Bruga rests. This long list is meant to detail the book collection of Jean Kronski, who had moved into his apartment on June's invitation.

The titles reveal an interest in the intellectual and the subversive.

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A Child of the Century is a jumbled book, a re-hash of everything Hecht ever wrote—A Jew in Love, Erik Dorn, Afternoons in Chicago, Count Bruga, The Front Page. It will do no good to his reputation. He comes out indeed rather shabbily—as word-slinger rather than stylist, master of invective rather than wit, poetaster rather than poet.

It says a lot about the film's posturing that Count Bruga, the sinister-looking little male marionette that June Miller really did carry with her as a kind of conversational prop, seems no more.

Hecht and Marie divorced in and Caylor and Hecht married later that year. They had one daughter, Jenny.

While living in New York, Hecht published eight books, including Count Bruga (), A Jew in Love (), A Book of Miracles (), Collected Short Stories (), and. (His movie salary is around $6, a week.) But for Hecht it was "fun writing what I want—without having Sam Goldwyn peering over my shoulder." Fun for Hecht has heretofore meant novels like Erik Dorn, Count Bruga, A Jew in Love—gaudy, swashbuckling, ranting.

"Well, Library Week set me to feeling guilty again so I mailed back the purloined 'Count Bruga' with a letter of apology, including a copy of Hecht's 'A Child of the Century,' more or less in expiation. "There the matter stands. It may never be resolved. The fact is that I mailed the book from San Francisco.

And signed the letter 'Ben Hecht.'. Count Bruga by Ben Hecht. First published in 3 editions. Not in Library.

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The sensualists by Ben Hecht. First published in Accessible book, Protected DAISY, Fiction, Drama, American Authors, Correspondence, reminiscences.

Count Bruga 11 Hen Hecht: Creep, Shadow Creep A. Merrill: Death Takes a Bow F. & R. Lockridge: Doctor's Son 31 John O'Hara: Forty-eight Saroyan Stories 19 William Saroyan: Fourteen Great Stories John Steinbeck: Georgia Boy Erskine Caldwell: Georgie May Maxwell Bodenheim: Germany—Past, Present, & Future 45 Lord Vansittart.

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manuscript of Count Bruga: Dear Horace Liveright: You can use the following letter as a catalogue description. The fear of becoming known as a sort of literary Jack the Ripper started me off on the writing of Count Bruga.

My intentions were to write a humorous and grotesque book which might appeal to people tired of the realistic toothaches and. Ben Hecht has books on Goodreads with ratings. Ben Hecht’s most popular book is A Thousand and One Afternoons in Chicago.

While living in New York, Hecht published eight books, including Count Bruga (), A Jew in Love (), A Book of Miracles (), Collected Short Stories (), and A Guide for the Bedeviled ().

A Book of Miracles was Hecht’s most highly praised novel; however, most of his books were met with little critical or commercial success. Count Bruga (, novel) A Jew in Love () The Champion From Far Away () Actor's Blood (, novel) A Book of Miracles () A Guide for the Bedevilled (, nonfiction) A Child of the Century (, memoir) A Treasury Of Ben Hecht: Collected Stories And Other Writings (, anthology) Perfidy (, nonfiction) Gaily, Gaily ( Born: Books (partial list) Afternoons in Chicago ().

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Ben Hecht: Fighting Words, Moving Pictures by Adina Hoffman. Yale University Press, Hardcover, pages, $ Reviewed by Carl Rollyson. B en Hecht is one of those American writers who seems to have had a hand in everything. He was a Chicago newspaperman who also had designs on becoming a modernist artist published in Harriet Anderson’s prestigious Little Review .American Law Book Co (PWH) Corpus Juris, annotations ed William Howard Buchanan: 24FebA 3AprR American Law Book Co (PWH) Corrosion, Causes And Prevention: Frank N Speller: 5MayA 8JulR (A) Cortes The Conqueror: Henry Dwight Sedgwick: 19OctA 2NovR (A) Count Bruga: Ben Hecht: 3May