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The Lonely City

Adventures in the Art of Being Alone

by Olivia Laing

Hardcover, 315 pages, St Martins Pr, List Price: $26 |

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The Lonely City
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Adventures in the Art of Being Alone
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A work of reportage, memoir, and biography on the subject of loneliness is told through the lives of iconic artists including Andy Warhol, David Wojnarowicz, Edward Hopper, Henry Darger, and Klaus Nomi.