Get I Can Get It for You Wholesale: A Novel (The Harry Bogen PDF

By Jerome Weidman,Alistair Cooke

Jerome Weidman’s enduring vintage novel approximately lifestyles in New York’s cutthroat garment district


Just south of occasions sq., greater than six thousand brands of clothes are filled into the few blocks that make up Manhattan’s garment district. Their factories are cramped, noisy, and exceedingly profitable—and Harry Bogen goes to take them for all they’re worthy. A vintage conniver, he understands that it’s more uncomplicated, and a hell of much more enjoyable, to show a greenback via mendacity than by means of telling the truth.

 

First he convinces the delivery clerks—the pack animals of the garment industry—to pass on strike. With the costume brands delivered to their knees, Harry should be there to select them up back. His judgment of right and wrong could be conflicted, if he had one within the first place.

 

A bracing comedian sensation whilst first released, I Can Get It for You Wholesale is still a undying masterpiece—its hero nonetheless a scoundrel, and his attraction as impossible to resist as ever.

This booklet incorporates a foreword via Alistair Cooke.

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Download e-book for kindle: L'O di Roma: In tondo e senza fermarsi mai (Contromano) by Tommaso Giartosio

By Tommaso Giartosio

Incontrerò mille ostacoli grossi come macigni. Cosa faccio se mi trovo davanti una casa privata? O le mura romane? O il fiume? O l. a. gabbia delle tigri, allo zoo?Seguire una forma, «come un poeta cerca una rima». Così nasce una strana scommessa: viaggiare a piedi attorno alla propria città lungo una circonferenza perfetta, attraversando palazzi, caserme, musei, discariche, campi da calcio, cimiteri, binari, fiumi, e bussando a tutte le porte pur di non scostarsi di un metro dalla propria rotta. Il cerchio magico si anima di presenze antiche e moderne. Accanto a Rilke, Borges e Leopardi troviamo seminaristi scettici e suore anarchiche, poliziotte sospettose e carabinieri incantevoli, geometri appassionati e operai noir. E lo scrittore-viaggiatore, che cerca di capire il suo viaggio e los angeles sua scrittura: «La verità è che los angeles mia O è l'unica O che ho».

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Von all den unglaublichen Dingen (German Edition) - download pdf or read online

By Roman Simić,Brigitte Döbert

Wenn ein type geboren wird, entsteht ein ganz neues Universum, aber auch Angst und Bangen und Unsicherheit. Ähnlich wie in dem preisgekrönten Prosaband "In was once wir uns verlieben" verbindet Roman Simić seine neuen Erzählungen mit einem roten Faden, Dreh- und Angelpunkt ist das Elternsein. Der Maßstab seiner Helden sind die Schritte ihrer Kinder, ihre Mütter und Väter, ihre Zerwürfnisse, ihre Verliebtheiten - wir kennen das alles selbst nur allzu intestine. Und wie immer geht es Simić um die Sache des Herzens. Der Mensch steht im Zentrum, aber anders als in seinem Erstling geht es nicht nur um zwei Verliebte, sondern um drei Menschen: Denn die Welt verändert sich, wenn ein variety kommt.

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Qui dobbiamo fare qualcosa: Sì, ma cosa? (Contromano) - download pdf or read online

By Antonio Pascale

Siamo un popolo di poeti e santi, poi, in ultimo di navigatori. Salpiamo sempre con grandi discorsi e dichiarazioni solenni. Se il viaggio si fa accidentato, impervio e difficile, noi continuiamo sempre e comunque a proclamare con toni accesi che tutto va bene. Non va affatto bene così, scusate il bisticcio.«Sogno che nessun politico dica: quando sento los angeles parola cultura metto mano alla pistola, così che agronomi, genetisti, biologi, astronomi, ingegneri nucleari, insomma tutti quelli che hanno rinunciato al Grande Fratello, possano avere pace e modo di sperimentare tutto ciò che il futuro annuncia come possibile. Sogno un Paese che abbia il coraggio di dire: period una buona concept ma siamo stati troppo arroganti nel proporla o forse siamo diventati troppo vecchi according to portarla avanti. Allora, un Paese così di sicuro vedrà arrivare al suo cospetto nuove menti, pronte a prendere il testimone e a lavorare affinché non finisca in cattive mani o venga risucchiato nel buco nero del passato».

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Jens Köster's Der Abschluss (German Edition) PDF

By Jens Köster

Alle wollen mitspielen, beim Spiel um große Ideen, millionenschwere Investitionen und politische Macht. Ein Scheitern kennen die drei Investoren und Berater aus München gar nicht. Bis eine Woche ihr ganzes Leben und das Leben aller anderen Akteure im Spiel um Erfolg und Geld verändern wird. Alle werden scheitern, hinfallen und neu anfangen müssen.

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Download e-book for iPad: Condo Shock; A Short Novel About Condo Life in New Jersey in by A. J. Whitton

By A. J. Whitton

The 12 months is 1978. invoice Springer is a sheltered white Anglo-Saxon protestant mama’s boy and has simply been transferred from mundane rural Olathe, Kansas, to eclectic New Jersey. Leaving Kansas at the back of with its Midwestern values and prejudices, invoice is set to reside by myself for the 1st time in a house surrounded via a menagerie of people, the likes of which he hasn't ever noticeable. The reader is invited to tug up a chair and take part the rollicking stable occasions of Bill’s loopy journey. Surrounded by way of man-hungry divorcees, gays, lesbians, murderers, non secular enthusiasts, individuals with character problems, and different crazies, he's totally stunned into fact. In different phrases, through the tip of the tale he's become a true New Jersey boy.

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Download e-book for kindle: Visions Of A Blind Man: What`s done in the dark...must come by Ilene Nugent

By Ilene Nugent

Visions of a Blind guy is a secret, drama, mystery, and supernatural with an impression that have an effect on the connection among the characters bodily, emotionally and mentally. the most personality Claude learns tips on how to be actual to himself although he emotionally will get misplaced in his trip. He by no means provides up and is decided to pursue his aim to higher his existence in his personal right...on his darkish direction into his personal revelation of terror. The characters are all confronted with temptation...They`ve been tempted. all people has been tempted. `Visions of a Blind guy` will hold you guessing...every flip is an impression! keep in mind* What`s performed at nighttime… needs to come to the Light...

Visions of a Blind guy isn't just a supernatural mystery. Its additionally approximately love, discovering your self, real love inside your self and knowing life`s ups and down and the folks you recognize or carry into your atmosphere. It`s approximately one man`s trip and the folks he encounters and the way they impression his existence as a blind guy (how he's regarded upon as a blind man). the fun by no means stop!!!

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Get Jealousy Breeds Envy PDF

By Robert Williams

Twenty 12 months previous ex-gang member Face, Derrick Washington, escaped the crowd and homicide infested highway of Flint, Michigan and fled to the fewer violent urban and nation capital Lansing, Michigan.
That used to be at 17, now at 20 he has a relatives of his personal and has placed that part of him he considers evil away interested in the affection of his relatives. but if his brother Mark, who’s in country felony, supplies him a drug connection every thing is going downhill.
Piece by means of piece, Face is pulled again into the realm of substances, gangs, and homicide as he treks on a 3 urban rampage within the chilly streets of Michigan leaving a path of law enforcement officials and chilly our bodies at the back of him.
When issues get to wild for Face and his ally Drill they visit the town of Muskegon and recruit aid from a perilous and bloody association who brings extra to the desk than Face bargained for. And this forces him to revert and use each intuition he had.
When homicide, hate and betrayal all ship Face over the sting it takes for his father who has a dismal earlier of his personal to avoid wasting him as soon as he strays to deep into this previous changing into the individual he as soon as was

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"When Home is Nowhere" by Ariawna Talton PDF

By Ariawna Talton

speedy philosopher Kira Jenkins has regularly needed to look after herself. It used to be transparent to her at a tender age that medications and so forth have been extra very important to her mom and dad than elevating she and her brother Samuel. via the age of fifteen Kira sees and studies extra issues than so much adults two times her age can fathom.

When Kira and Sam locate themselves clear of the Deep South and at the speedier streets of Chicago, Kira has to imagine and circulate speedily to outlive. whereas problems with attack, poverty and remoteness creep up at the siblings every day, Kira’s aim is still uncomplicated: live on. She quickly hones her talents at the hardwood and starts off to reach basketball.

The trip in the direction of a sense of belonging is a rocky one, as Kira struggles in elevating a growingly resistant brother, struggles together with her sexual choice and reveals it tough to belief somebody. Sacrifice is a constant topic in younger Kira’s lifestyles. house is generally the place the guts is, yet for Kira – the guts on her sleeve follows her anywhere she goes…

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Get A Life of Greed PDF

By LaToya Copher,Barbara Schwarz Wachal,AG Photography

turning out to be up a spoiled daddy’s woman, Tyra had every little thing any li’l woman may possibly ask for. first of all, she used to be uncovered to funds all her lifestyles. After relocating away together with her mom, Sandy, she was once on her personal, yet her decision to maintain the cash coming had simply started. there has been no restrict to her hustle.
Then Tyra meets Ray. quickly, notwithstanding, his jealous and abusive methods force her away. After being left broke and with a son, she unearths an outlet to get cash in a strip membership, that is while Diamond, Tyra’s regulate ego, emerges. Diamond seduces males, making them fall prey to her sexual escapades. For Diamond, getting cash via intercourse was once the beginning of her monetary greed.
Hurt again and again through the lads she enjoyed, Tyra realized to hate and mistrust. Refusing to fall in love back, Tyra meets Malachi, a widely known drug broker from Ohio. Her merely love was once for her son and funds. After wasting a lot of her funds to Malachi, Tyra makes a decision to hustle and beat him at his personal game.
Will Tyra overpower Malachi, or will she locate love again?

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