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My Father’s Life

Leonard Michaels

‘Six days a week he rose early, dressed, ate breakfast alone, put on his hat, and walked to his barbershop at 207 Henry Street on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, about half a mile from our apartment.’

Leonard Michaels

Leonard Michaels’s books include The Men’s Club and a collection of short stories, A Girl with a Monkey (both published by Mercury House). Time Out of Mind: The Diaries of Leonard Michaels 1961-1995 is published by Riverhead Books in the United States.

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