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Title
Dust of New York / by Konrad Bercovici.
Name/Creator
Bercovici, Konrad, 1882-1961, creator
Cahan, Samuel George, 1886-1974
Roth, Herb, 1887-1953
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:872605 
Location
Master Microforms

Networked Resource

Widener
Place of Origin
New York
Publisher
Boni and Liveright
Language
English
Description
ix, 239 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print

Fiction
Classification
PZ3.B4495 D
Subject
New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs -- Fiction

Category
fiction

Form & Genre

new York (city)

new York (state)

Regions of the U.S. -- Mid-Atlantic States

Note
Theresa the vamp -- The troubles of a perfect type -- How the Ibanezes love -- The little man of Twenty-eighth street -- The newly-rich Goldsteins -- All in one wild Roumanian song -- Expensive poverty -- Why her name is Marguerite V.L.F. Clement -- Luleika, the rich widow -- Because Cohen could neither read nor write -- The marriage broker's daughter -- The new secreatry of the pretzel-painter's union -- The gypsy blood that tells -- When Stark's Café was closed -- Because of bookkeeping -- The strength of the weak -- Socialists! Beware of Mrs. Rosenberg -- A conflict of ideals -- The holy healer from Omsk -- Hirsh Roth's theory -- The tragedy of Afghan's living rug -- Babeta's dog -- The professor -- The pure motive.

A number of the stories included in this volume are reprinted from the New York World.

Frontispiece and plates facing p. 8, 82 and 182, some signed by Samuel Cahan, Herb Roth or Ross.