Janet Flanner





Janet Flanner

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born
in Indianapolis, Indiana, The United States
March 13, 1892

died
November 07, 1978

gender
female

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About this author

Janet Tyler Flanner was an American writer and journalist who served as the Paris correspondent of The New Yorker magazine from 1925 until she retired in 1975.
She wrote under the pen name "Genêt". and published a single novel, "The Cubical City", set in New York City.


Average rating: 3.78 · 235 ratings · 42 reviews · 22 distinct works · Similar authors
Paris Was Yesterday, 1925-1939
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3.75 of 5 stars 3.75 avg rating — 149 ratings — published 1972 — 7 editions
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Paris Journal, 1944-1955
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4.08 of 5 stars 4.08 avg rating — 12 ratings — published 1988
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Janet Flanner's World: Unco...
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3.91 of 5 stars 3.91 avg rating — 11 ratings — published 1979 — 3 editions
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The Cubical City
3.4 of 5 stars 3.40 avg rating — 10 ratings — published 1974
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Paris Journal, 1956-65
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 8 ratings — published 1988
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Darlinghissima: Letters To ...
4.12 of 5 stars 4.12 avg rating — 8 ratings3 editions
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Paris Journal,  1965-70
3.83 of 5 stars 3.83 avg rating — 6 ratings — published 1988
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Men and Monuments
3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 6 ratings2 editions
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Paris Journal, 1944-1965
4.25 of 5 stars 4.25 avg rating — 4 ratings — published 1965
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London Was Yesterday, 1934 ...
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3.67 of 5 stars 3.67 avg rating — 3 ratings — published 1975 — 2 editions
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More books by Janet Flanner…
“She had storms all her life, but she died peacefully.”
Janet Flanner, Paris Was Yesterday, 1925-1939

“In the history of art there are periods when bread seems so beautiful that it nearly gets into museums.”
Janet Flanner, Paris Was Yesterday, 1925-1939

“She felt about a love set as a painter does about his masterpiece; each ace serve was a form of brushwork to her, and her fantastically accurate shot-placing was certainly a study in composition.”
Janet Flanner, Paris Was Yesterday, 1925-1939

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