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Individual Author Record

General Information

Name:  Vincent Canby  

Pen Name: None

Genre: Fiction Non-Fiction

Audience: Adult;

Born: 1924 in Chicago, Illinois


-- Vincent Canby on WorldCat -- http://www.worldcat.org/search?q=vincent++canby


Illinois Connection

Biographical and Professional Information

Although he is chiefly known as a film critic, Canby has wrote a well-received novel. His career included working for the Chicago Journal of Commerce in Chicago as an assistant to the drama editor. He wored as a critic and reporter for the Motion Picture Herald-Motion Picture Daily, and was also a critic for the New York Times.


Selected Titles At Your Library

Living quarters
ISBN: 0233966781. OCLC Number: 16290518

Deutsch,. .

Unnatural scenery /
ISBN: 0394501489. OCLC Number: 3845583

Knopf,. .

Additional Title Information

  • Living Quarters

    , Ballentine, 1976

  • Unnatural Scenery (With Janet Maslin)

    , Knopf, 1979