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Full Name: Dorothy Parker
(1893-1967) Short-story writer and poet. Dorothy Parker was a member of the Algonquin Hotel's Round Table; she lived at 57 West 57th Street in Manhattan, New York. She first served as drama critic for "Vanity Fair" (1916-17) and book critic for the "New Yorker" (1927). In 1992 the United States Postal Service issued its tenth stamp in the Literary Arts series in honor of Dorothy Parker.
Author's Timeline:
1893 (Unknown) County
Dorothy Parker was born Dorothy Rothschild in West End, New Jersey in 1893. 
1967 New York County
Dorothy Parker died in New York, New York, in 1967. 
1926 (Unknown) County
Enough Rope
1931 (Unknown) County
Death And Taxes
1930 (Unknown) County
Laments for the Living
Short stories. 
1939 (Unknown) County
Here Lies
Collection of short stories. 
1988 (Unknown) County
The ashes of Dorothy Parker were scattered at the Dorothy Parker Memorial Garden (NAACP Headquarters), Baltimore, Maryland. 
1933 (Unknown) County
After Such Pleasures
Short stories. 
1924 (Unknown) County
Close Harmony
Play; collaborated with Elmer Rice. 
1953 (Unknown) County
Ladies of the Corridor
1928 (Unknown) County
Sunset Gun
Collection of poetry. 
1942 (Unknown) County
Collected Stories
Collection of stories. 
1944 (Unknown) County
Collected Poetry
Collection of poetry. 
? New York County
Parker lived in Manhattan, New York. She was a member of the Algonquin Hotel's Round Table; she lived at 57 West 57th Street. 

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