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City of girls / Elizabeth Gilbert.

By: Gilbert, Elizabeth, 1969- [author.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: [New York] : Random House Large Print, [2019]Copyright date: �2019Edition: First large print edition.Description: 677 pages (large print) ; 24 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780593104361; 0593104366.Subject(s): Young women -- Fiction | Theaters -- Fiction | Entertainers -- Fiction | Children of the rich -- Fiction | Nineteen forties -- Fiction | Reminiscing in old age -- Fiction | Manhattan (New York, N.Y.) -- Fiction | Young women | Theaters | Large type books | Entertainers | New York (State) -- New York -- ManhattanGenre/Form: Romance fiction. | Historical fiction. | Large type books. | Fiction. | Historical fiction. | Historical fiction.DDC classification: 813/.54 Summary: 1940: Vivian Morris has just been kicked out of Vassar College, and her affluent parents send her to Manhattan to live with her Aunt Peg, who owns a flamboyant, crumbling midtown theater called the Lily Playhouse. There Vivian is introduced to fun-chasing showgirls, a sexy male actor, a grand-dame actress, a lady-killer writer, and no-nonsense stage manager. But when Vivian makes a personal mistake that results in professional scandal, it ultimately leads her to a new understanding of the kind of life she craves -- and a love that stands out from all the rest. 2010: Now eighty-nine years old, Vivian recalls how the events of those years altered the course of her life -- and the gusto and autonomy with which she approached it.
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1940: Vivian Morris has just been kicked out of Vassar College, and her affluent parents send her to Manhattan to live with her Aunt Peg, who owns a flamboyant, crumbling midtown theater called the Lily Playhouse. There Vivian is introduced to fun-chasing showgirls, a sexy male actor, a grand-dame actress, a lady-killer writer, and no-nonsense stage manager. But when Vivian makes a personal mistake that results in professional scandal, it ultimately leads her to a new understanding of the kind of life she craves -- and a love that stands out from all the rest. 2010: Now eighty-nine years old, Vivian recalls how the events of those years altered the course of her life -- and the gusto and autonomy with which she approached it.

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