Lover of the Fancy

Early C20th American culture and dissent

Damon Runyon


Full of humorous stories about gangsters, bootleggers, gamblers, and their women inhabiting New York’s Broadway. A world of speakeasies and dancing girls where a gambler or bootlegger is perfectly normal and respectable in every way. Those familiar with “Guys and Dolls” know what to expect!

Paperback, 450pp
Must Have Books, 2019
ISBN 9781773236247