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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Cornelia Otis Skinner  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1901 in Chicago, Illinois


-- Cornelia Otis Skinner on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=cornelia+otis+skinner


Illinois Connection

Cornelia was born in Chicago.

Biographical and Professional Information

Cornelia was an actress, monologist and writer.


Published Works

  • Tiny Garments, Dodd-Meade & Company, 1939
  • Nuts in May, Dodd-Meade Company, 1950
  • The Ape in Me, Houghton-Mifflin, 1959
  • Elegant Witts and Grand Horizontals, Houghton-Mifflin, 1962
  • Madame Sarah, Houghton-Mifflin, 1967
  • Life with Lindsay & Crouse, Houghton-Mifflin, 1976


Selected Titles At Your Library

Life with Lindsay & Crouse /
ISBN: 0395245117. OCLC Number:

Houghton Mifflin,. Boston :. 1976.

From the Peter Neil Isaacs collection.