The Telephone Booth Indian (Library of Larceny)

The Telephone Booth Indian (Library of Larceny)

A. J. Liebling

sometimes called "Liebling low-life pieces," the essays in The cellphone sales space Indian boisterously have fun raffishness. A. J. Liebling liked a superb rip-off and knew the right way to domesticate the scammers. phone sales space Indians (entrepreneurs so impecunious that they behavior enterprise from cell compartments within the lobbies of latest York urban place of work structures) and a bunch of alternative petty nomads of Broadway—with names like Marty the seize and count number de Pennies—are the protagonists during this incomparable Liebling paintings. In The cell sales space Indian, A. J. Liebling proves simply why he was once the go-to guy on long island lowlife and con tradition; this can be the grasp on the most sensible of his shape, uncovering rip-off after rip-off and writing approximately them with the wit and air of secrecy that proven him as one of many maximum newshounds of his iteration and one among New York's most interesting cultural chroniclers.

"Liebling is still the nonpareil." —Anthony Lewis

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