Joseph Mitchell





Joseph Mitchell

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born
in Fairmont, North Carolina, The United States
July 27, 1908

died
May 24, 1996

gender
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Joseph Mitchell was an American writer who wrote for The New Yorker. He is known for his carefully written portraits of eccentrics and people on the fringes of society, especially in and around New York City.
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Average rating: 4.27 · 3,627 ratings · 384 reviews · 18 distinct works · Similar authors
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The old man in the desert
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I Don't Belong Here
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Understanding You
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More books by Joseph Mitchell…
“...you can hate a place with all your heart and soul and still be homesick for it.”
Joseph Mitchell

“Also, I had not yet found out about time; I was still under the illusion that I had plenty of time - time for this, time for that, time for everything, time to waste.”
Joseph Mitchell, Up in the Old Hotel

“He had a habit of remarking to bartenders that he didn't see any sense in mixing whiskey with water since the whiskey was already wet.”
Joseph Mitchell

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