Dorothy Parker

Real Name:
Dorothy Rothschild
Profile:
American writer and poet.
b. 22 August 1893, Long Branch, New Jersey, USA.
d. 7 June 1967, New York, New York, USA.

Marriages:
Edwin Pond Parker II (1917-1928); Alan Campbell (1934-1947); Alan Campbell (1950-1963)
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Reefer.Sutherland

Reefer.Sutherland

June 27, 2011
edited over 11 years ago
Came across an interesting LP today. It is called The World of Dorothy Parker and it was released on Verve, cat. # V-15029, in 1964.

It is a recording of Dorothy Parker reading her work, recorded in 1964.

Side 1 is a single, long track, called "I Live On Your Visits."

Side 2 consists of "Arrangement in Black & White, " Book Review, " and "Four Verses: Partial Comfort, Bohemia, Coda & War Song."

It is from Verve's "Celebrity Series" and my copy is stamped on the back cover "For Promotional Use Only; Not For Sale."

It was produced by Lawrence D. Stewart, who also wrote the long essay which fills the front and back covers of the LP jacket. There is a small photo of an aged Dorothy Parker on the back cover, which is credited to Brad Fuller. There are no other credits. I can not create new listings on Discogs because I'm on the CIP but if anyone would like to list this album I can provide photos of the cover and labels.

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