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Joe Gould"s secret

by Mitchell, Joseph

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Published by Modern Library in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • New York (N.Y.),
  • New York (State),
  • New York
    • Subjects:
    • Gould, Joe, 1889-1957.,
    • Eccentrics and eccentricities -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography.,
    • New York (N.Y.) -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes Professor Sea Gull (p. [1]-33).

      StatementJoseph Mitchell.
      ContributionsMitchell, Joseph, 1908-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsCT9991.G6 M5 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 186 p. :
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL799051M
      ISBN 100679601848
      LC Control Number95035285

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      May 17,  · Then, in , in “Joe Gould’s Secret,” a second profile, Mitchell claimed that “The Oral History of Our Time” had been, all along, merely a figment of Gould’s imagination. Lepore, unpersuaded, decided to find out. Joe Gould’s Teeth is a Poe-like tale of detection, madness, and invention. Digging through archives all over the /5(5). “I am very sad about your decision concerning Joe Gould.” That decision, as Mitchell noted in Joe Gould’s Secret, was to stop bankrolling Gould at the end of the year. In the book, Mitchell.

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He went into work at The New Yorker almost every day for the next thirty-one years and six months but submitted no further writing. Read more.