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Going into town : a love letter to New York / Roz Chast.

Chast, Roz, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Lebanon PL - Lebanon GN CHA (Text) 34330513191289 Adult - New Books Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781620403211
  • ISBN: 1620403218
  • Physical Description: 169 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2017.

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note: Let's start here -- Basic layout of Manhattan -- Walking around -- The subway -- Stuff to do -- Flora and fauna -- Food -- Apartment -- Final stop.
Summary, etc.: "For native Brooklynite Roz Chast, adjusting to life in the suburbs (where people own trees!?) was surreal. But she recognized that for her kids, the reverse was true. On trips into town, they would marvel at the strange world of Manhattan: its gum-wad-dotted sidewalks, honey-combed streets, and 'those West Side Story-things' (fire escapes). Their wonder inspired 'Going into Town,' part playful guide, part New York stories, and part love letter to the city, told through Chast's laugh-out-loud, touching, and true cartoons"--Amazon.com.
Subject: American wit and humor, Pictorial
Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) > Caricatures and cartoons.
New York (N.Y.) > Caricatures and cartoons.
Genre: Graphic novels
Comics (Graphic works)

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