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Definition of the noun alexander woollcott
What does alexander woollcott mean as a name of something?
- United States drama critic and journalist (1887-1943)
Who is Alexander Woollcott?
Alexander Woollcott: Alexander Humphreys Woollcott was an American critic and commentator for The New Yorker magazine and a member of the Algonquin Round Table.
- also known as Alexander Humphreys Woollcott
- born on (128 years ago) in Red Bank
- nationality: United States of America
- education: Hamilton College
- profession: Critic
- died on (72 years ago) in New York City of myocardial infarction
- written works: "The command is forward", "The portable Woollcott", "Verdun Belle", "The letters of Alexander Woollcott", "While Rome Burns", "Shouts and Murmurs", "Enchanted aisles", "Two Gentlemen and a Lady", "The story of Irving Berlin", "The good companions", "The Dark Tower"
Alexander Woollcott is a fictional character from the play Act One.
"Alexander Woollcott" is a book by Wayne Chatterton.
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by Jay Parini
This much is known: on a summer day in 1919, a press agent named lohn Peter Toohey invited Alexander Woollcott, the drama critic of The New York Times, to lunch at the Algonquin. They were or were not joined by M urdock Pemberton, ...
From the End of World War I to the Great Crash by James Ciment
sportswriter Heywood Broun; journalist Ruth Hale; Alexander Woollcott, a New Yorker critic who wrote the popular "Shouts and Murmurs" column; journalist and New Yorker founder Harold Ross; composer and music critic Deems Taylor; ...
by Steven H. Gale
For example, to Alexander Woollcott«s boast, ...
by Jackson R. Bryer, Mary C. Hartig
a comic farceabout an impossibly self centered houseguest (a character based injest on writer and drama critic Alexander Woollcott) who turns a household upsidedown; George Washington Hart, Moss ...
by Robert Beck
And yet Alexander Woollcott, writing in ...
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