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Author Edmund White was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on January 13, 1940. He majored in Chinese at the University of Michigan. Before spending a year in Rome, he worked for Time-Life Books from 1962 until 1970. Upon his return, he became an editor for The Saturday Review and Horizon. He lived in France from 1983 until 1990. His works have chronicled gay life with such books as A Boy's Own Story, The Beautiful Room Is Empty, and The Farewell Symphony. (Bowker Author Biography)
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A Boy's Own Story 1,594 copies, 22 reviews
The Beautiful Room Is Empty 897 copies, 13 reviews
Marcel Proust 549 copies, 8 reviews
The Farewell Symphony 543 copies, 3 reviews
The Married Man 483 copies, 6 reviews
Genet 475 copies, 5 reviews
My Lives: An Autobiography 379 copies, 5 reviews
Hotel de Dream 364 copies, 9 reviews
Skinned Alive 329 copies, 1 review
Nocturnes for the King of Naples 285 copies, 2 reviews
The Burning Library 278 copies, 1 review
Forgetting Elena (Author) 244 copies, 3 reviews
Fanny, A Fiction 211 copies, 4 reviews
Caracole 211 copies, 2 reviews
Jack Holmes and His Friend 210 copies, 6 reviews
Our Paris: Sketches from Memory 195 copies, 2 reviews
Inside a Pearl: My Years in Paris 142 copies, 10 reviews
The First Men 108 copies, 1 review
Our Young Man 103 copies, 2 reviews
Chaos: A Novella and Stories 94 copies, 3 reviews
Fresh Men: New Voices in Gay Fiction (Selected by) 80 copies, 1 review
A Saint from Texas 49 copies, 1 review
Sacred Monsters 31 copies
A Previous Life 19 copies, 1 review
The Stonewall Reader 8 copies, 1 review
Terre Haute 6 copies
Steve Wolfe 3 copies
Cabriolas 2 copies
Shrinks 1 copy
Paradise Found {article} 1 copy, 1 review
The Picture of Dorian Gray (Introduction, some editions) 34,050 copies, 563 reviews
Unpacking My Library: Writers and Their Books (Contributor) 347 copies, 14 reviews
The Penguin Book of Gay Short Stories (Contributor) 276 copies
Men on Men: Best New Gay Fiction (Contributor) 218 copies, 2 reviews
Granta 84: Over There: How America Sees the World (Contributor) 216 copies, 1 review
Paris Was Ours (Contributor) 201 copies, 7 reviews
Flesh and the Word: An Anthology of Erotic Writing (Contributor) 175 copies, 1 review
The New Joy of Gay Sex (Foreword, some editions) 170 copies
The Stonewall Reader (Foreword; Contributor) 163 copies, 2 reviews
Granta 88: Mothers (Contributor) 154 copies, 1 review
Belchamber (Introduction, some editions) 150 copies, 1 review
A Luminous Republic (Foreword, some editions) 134 copies, 10 reviews
Salvation Army (Semiotext(e) / Native Agents) (Introduction, some editions) 132 copies, 1 review
Granta 67: Women and Children First (Contributor) 131 copies
Granta 27: Death (Contributor) 130 copies
Granta 71: Shrinks (Contributor) 127 copies, 1 review
Granta 78: Bad Company (Contributor) 126 copies
The Christopher Street reader (Contributor) 112 copies
Best American Gay Fiction 1996 (Contributor) 109 copies
On the Line: New Gay Fiction (Contributor) 81 copies, 1 review
The State of the Language [1980] (Contributor) 77 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Gay Erotica (Contributor) 69 copies
Lies: A Diary: 1986-1999 (Introduction) 54 copies
Between Men: Best New Gay Fiction (Contributor) 50 copies
Meltdown! (Richard Kasak Books) (Contributor) 49 copies, 1 review
New Jersey Noir (Contributor) 48 copies, 2 reviews
Granta 147: 40th Birthday Special (Contributor) 43 copies, 1 review
Wonderlands: Good Gay Travel Writing (Contributor) 37 copies, 1 review
Anonymous Sex (Contributor) 19 copies, 2 reviews
The Paris Review 84 1982 Summer (Contributor) 6 copies, 1 review
Godenzonen : verhalen over mannen (Contributor) 5 copies
Strijdgewoel: verhalen over mannen (Contributor) 3 copies
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Edmund White's 'Lives'
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Edmund White has been writing about gay culture in fiction and nonfiction since the 1970s. He has a new autobiography, My Lives. White is director of the creative writing program at Princeton University. (Shortride)

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