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snatching of Bookie Bob and other stories

Damon Runyon

snatching of Bookie Bob and other stories

by Damon Runyon

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Published by Penguin in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementDamon Runyon.
SeriesPenguin 60s
The Physical Object
Pagination88p. ;
Number of Pages88
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14952289M
ISBN 100146000587

Damon Runyon was born Alfred Damon Runyan to Alfred Lee and Elizabeth (Damon) Runyan. His relatives in Manhattan, Kansas included several newspapermen. His grandfather was a newspaper printer from New Jersey who had relocated to Manhattan, Kansas in , and his father was editor of his own newspaper in the town. In Runyon's father was forced to sell his newspaper, and the family . ‘The Book Of Other People, ‘The Snatching Of Bookie Bob, 59 books bought, 30 read, (including magazines, short stories in various Penguin editions, and kids’ books as ever), and more or less a .

Guys and Dolls: and Other Stories (Penguin Modern Classics) Jul Containing All the Stories not Included in Damon Runyon On Broadway: The First Stories; Stories a La Carte; the Last Stories; The Snatching of Bookie Bob (Penguin 60s S.) Jul by Damon Runyon. SNATCHING OF BOOKIE BOB, the minute you see his name, or you may chuckle with pleased surprise when you find, too late, that you too have been swindled. The point is that stories as good as these are not hurt, hut helped, by a:flavor of reminiscence if it is neither too fresh nor to9 strong •. H. you have never read them he.

The kidnappers in "The Snatching of Bookie Bob" by Damon Runyon successfully get a $25, ransom for him. Unfortunately for them, they spent their time waiting for the payment gambling with Bob, and end up owing him $50, La Penguin 60s Classics è una collana editoriale di tascabili pubblicata per celebrare il 60º anniversario dalla Penguin Books nel Il formato è di x mm. Comprende tre serie: una di classici (di colore nero), una di scrittori contemporanei (di colore arancio) e una per bambini.


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Contents: Romance in the roaring forties --Butch minds the baby --The snatching of bookie Bob --Little Miss Marker --The idyll of Miss Sarah Brown --Baseball Hattie --All horse players die broke --That ever-loving wife of Hymie's --Hold 'em Yale --A story goes with it --Johnny one. More Than Somewhat - Ebook written by Damon Runyon.

Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read More Than Somewhat. To celebrate its 60th anniversary circaPenguin Books released several boxed sets of "Penguin 60s", miniature books sixty pages in length.

The items were also sold individually. The main set, with black spines, (ISBNISBN ) contained 60 "classic" set with orange spines (ISBN / ISBN ) focused on 20th century or.

Alfred Damon Runyon (October 4, – Decem ) was an American newspaperman and short-story writer. He was best known for his short stories celebrating the world of Broadway in New York City that grew out of the Prohibition era.

To New Yorkers of his generation, a "Damon Runyon character" evoked a distinctive social type from the Brooklyn or Midtown : Alfred Damon Runyan, October 4. From Dave the Dude to Al Capone: a defining collection from the world of Damon Runyon Damon Runyon grew up in the West, moved to New York City, and became one of the leading voices of American popular culture.

From sports writing to short fiction, this unique collection offers an eclectic sampling of his extraordinary talent.

Here are newspaper pieces, stories- including the last one he. This collection of 30 stories has some of my favorites, including A Piece of Pie and Lonely Hearts, although it does omit others of my favorites, such as The Snatching of Bookie Bob and Tight Shoes.

The first paragraph in the introduction describes the selection process for this book. • The Snatching of Bookie Bob • Damon Runyon • ss Collier’s Sep 26 • The Willows • Algernon Blackwood • na The Listener and Other Stories, London: Eveleigh Nash Rex Stout Mystery Magazine [#5, June ] (25¢, pp, digest).

Broadway Stories: Sense of Humour,a Piece of Pie, Johnny One Eye, the Brain Goes Home, Dream Street Rose, the Old Doll's House, Romance in the Roaring.

Dancing Dan's Christmas, Tobias the Terrible by Runyon, Damon and a great selection of related books, art. Table of contents for Guys and dolls and other writings / Damon Runyon ; introduction by Pete Hamill ; annotations and essay by Daniel R.

Schwartz. Contents may have variations from the printed book or be incomplete or contain other coding.

The Brain Goes Home The Snatching of Bookie Bob Hold 'em, Yale. For a Pal Broadway Financier. Runyon wrote numerous essays and short stories during these years and also evolved friendships with many of New York's shadier characters, such as Dutch Schultz's accountant, Otto Berman.

For many years, he was the Hearst newspaper's baseball columnist and in he was inducted into the writer's section of the Baseball Hall of Fame.

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