A near fine to fine copy in a near fine, mylar protected DJ. Stated 1st edition; Minor amount of crimping to bottom spine end; trace of soiling to beige back panel of DJ; 8vo., 339 pages. Language: eng. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: During the last months of the disco era, in the very early 1980s, a popular dance club becomes the centre of nightlife for a group of young people new to Manhattan - "boyfriendless social failure" Alice; her treacherous friend from Hampshire College, charlotte; their roommate, Holly; and the five Harvard guys the women meet in the city: Jimmy, the "Dancing Ad Man", who hangs on to his job by getting clients into the club; handsome corporate lawyer and part-time environmentalist Tom; Des, the club's allegedly bisexual underboss, who seems to specialise in women; Dan, an editorial assistant nostalgic for the intellectual ferment of the 1950s; and Josh, a neophyte prosecutor and disco enthusiast who suspects that the club is not being run according to conventionally accepted accounting principles.
From the Inside Flap: "An airy blend of Thurber and Nancy Mitford, sophisticated without making a fuss about it, and lots of fun."--Salon Recommends
"Miraculous and unexpected . . . puts one in the the mind of the good old days of elegant social fiction--of Wharton and Fitzgerald, Marquand and Cheever.--The American Spectator
"Always entertaining."--USA Today
"Mr. Stillman's novel is witty and has all the nuances that have made him the popular writer and director of such films as Metropolitan and Barcelona."--The Wall Street Journal
"A cinematic historical first: A book that redeems, and explains, a [movie] . . . A classy, well-packaged and well written story."--New Times
Title: The Last Days of Disco, With Cocktails at ...
Publisher: U.S.A.: Farrar Straus Giroux
Publication Date: 2000
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition.
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Book Description Farrar Straus Giroux August 2000, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: Used - Very good. Hardcover with dust jacket, both in excellent condition. Binding is tight, no markings or highlighting. Dust jacket in very good condition, in clear mylar wrapper. Support a small independent bookshop in Olympia, WA. Bookseller Inventory # 11122
Book Description Farrar Straus Giroux, 2000. Book Condition: Good. 1st. N/A. Ships from the UK. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP95383818
Book Description Book Condition: Good. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 97803741833944.0
Book Description U.S.A.: Farrar Straus Giroux, 2000. Soft cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Near fine copy of these uncorrected proofs. Wraps. Bookseller Inventory # 000757
Book Description Farrar Straus Giroux, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Bookseller Inventory # P020374183392
Book Description Farrar Straus Giroux, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: Like New. Bookseller Inventory # P010374183392
Book Description Farrar Straus Giroux, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110374183392
Book Description N.Y.: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2000. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. 1st printing. Book is unread; DJ shows only a touch of shelfwear. Autographed by Whit Stillman on title page, at a New York signing (see photos). The filmmaker's first book, a surprisingly uncommon title, particularly signed. 339 pages. Signed by Author(s). Bookseller Inventory # 6153