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Village Voice Reader


Daniel Wolf and Edwin Fancher, editors. 1962
New York : Doubleday

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Copyright: 1962

This book is a collection of stories which originally appeared in the Greenwich Village Newspaper. The following four stories are in the book. The first three are from his column. The fourth article is about him and sheds some light on the origination of the phrase "Excelsior" and the story of I, Libertine: "Voice from Within a Cocoon" - The Night People by Jean Shepherd - pg. 80 "Shoe, Unshoe" - The Night People by Jean Shepherd - pg. 84 "Dig the Folk" - The Night People by Jean Shepherd - pg. 142 The Village Square by John Wilcock - pg. 77 Jean Shepherd and the Seltzer Bottle Mambo - "The Book That Wasn't"