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This Old Man

All in Pieces

by Roger Angell

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All in Pieces
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The award-winning, nonagenarian New Yorker writer and editor presents a selection of essays, letters, light verse, book reviews and other pieces culled from the 10th decade of his vibrant life, including the acclaimed title work, in which he surveys the limits and discoveries of great and abundant age.

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'This Old Man' Looks Back On A Full Life

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'This Old Man' Is A Wry, Nimble Take On Life, Aging And Baseball

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