An Italian Grows in Brooklyn

By: Della Femina, Jerry, and Charles Sopkin

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[very nice, clean copy, no discernible wear but previous owner's signature (first name) on ffep and a thin red line (remainder mark?) across top edge; jacket has one very tiny tear at bottom of front panel, otherwise looks like new]. A "funny, touching, bitter, and surprising" memoir about growing up in Brooklyn's Gravesend neighborhood, and specifically about "the myths and misconceptions of being an 'Italian in America.'"

Title: An Italian Grows in Brooklyn

Author: Della Femina, Jerry, and Charles Sopkin

Illustrator: Illustrated by (dj design) Lawrence Ratzkin

Categories: Americana,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown & Co.: (c.1978)

ISBN Number: 0-316-17991-4

ISBN Number 13: 9780316179911

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine in Near Fine dj

Seller ID: 6816

Keywords: Italian-americans Brooklyn Stereotypes