Parties: A Literary Companion
Susanna Johnston, ed.
New York: Macmillan, 1994. An anthology of descriptions of parties, taken from literary sources. Truman Capote, Kingsley Amis, Evelyn Waugh, Daphne DuMaurier, Jane Austen, Oscar Wilde, James Thurber, Edith Wharton, Virginia Woolf, and F. Scott Fitzgerald. Hardcover with jacket in very good condition.