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7 edition of McGoorty found in the catalog.

McGoorty

A Pool Room Hustler (Library of Larceny)

by Robert Byrne

  • 108 Want to read
  • 22 Currently reading

Published by Broadway .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • McGoorty, Danny,,
  • United States,
  • General,
  • Billiards,
  • Infamous Crimes And Criminals,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • True Crime,
  • Pool, Billiards, Snooker,
  • Criminals & Outlaws,
  • True Crime / General,
  • 1901-1970,
  • Billiard players,
  • Biography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages272
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8064784M
    ISBN 10076791631X
    ISBN 109780767916318
    OCLC/WorldCa54831637

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The Broadway Books Library of Larceny Luc Sante, McGoorty book Editor McGoorty is master billiards writer Robert Byrne’s racy account of the life of Danny McGoorty, a billiards champion of that bygone era when cue artists were often scam artists and pool rooms were held to be dens of iniquity.

Hustler and hobo, womanizer and fashion plate, McGoorty was at once eyewitness to /5(20). McGoorty: A billiard hustler's life is one of the greatest books I have ever read.

It is out of print, but a few years back I got it from the McGoorty book catalog. Anyway, this book is a narrative that is just funny as hell and poignant, from beginning to end.5/5(2).

A great book, and a true story, about a hobo pool hustler. The book was written based on interviews and told in Mcgoorty's voice. The book is rich in its language and gives one a real feeling of the man and the times he lived/5.

The story is told in the first person, the material taken from a long series of interviews Robert Byrne did with Danny McGoorty when McGoorty didn't have much longer to live. The time span covered in the book is from around the Depression to the s or so, kind of the height of the golden era and the end of the golden era for billiards in /5.

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Hustler and hobo, womanizer and fashion plate, McGoorty was at once eyewitness to. The story of Danny McGoorty, the infamous pool and billiards player, is presented in this fast-paced and gritty account of the pre-World War II ladies' man and bad boy who skipped from town to town with his pool cue as a meal ticket.

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McGoorty was a Runyonesque character and a first-rate raconteur. The result is a memoir that should rack up many readers, even among those that don't know a cue from a swizzle stick." Publishers Weekly "At times funny, occasionally filthy, here and there exaggerated, but it's an entertaining story of a guy who doesn't try to pass himself off as.

Prepare for more scratchy one-liners in Deadpan Dan McGoorty's taped retrospect than you can shake a cue stick at, from ""Burro play pool, gentlemen play billiards"" to ""wearing a rubber was like jacking off with boxing gloves"" to ""I don't pour piss in people's ears."" That's McGoorty &#; profane, garrulous, cantankerous &#; a pool hustler in Chicago in the '20's.

Mc Goorty: The Story of a Billiard Bum by Robert Byrne and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at McGoorty: The Story of a Billiard Bum by Robert Byrne and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at "McGoorty" is master billiards writer Byrne's racy account of the life of Danny McGoorty, hustler and hobo, womanizer and fashion plate, and a billiards champion of that bygone era when cue artists were often scam artists and pool rooms were held to be dens of iniquity.

McGoorty: The Story of a Billiard Bum by Byrne, Robert Book condition: good+ Book Description. Buy McGoorty: A Pool Room Hustler (Library of Larceny) Reprint by Byrne, Robert (ISBN: ) from Amazon's Book Store. Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible orders/5(14).Traces the infamous career of billiards champion and pool room hustler Danny McGoorty, citing his escapades as a scam artist, womanizer, and fashionable dresser as well as his relationships with such figures as Al Capone, Willie Hoppe, and Willie Mosconi.

Reprint. The Broadway Books Library of Larceny Luc Sante, General Editor McGoorty is master billiards writer Robert Byrne’s racy account of the life of Danny McGoorty, a billiards champion of that bygone era when cue artists were often scam artists and pool rooms were held to be dens of iniquity.

Hustler and hobo, womanizer and fashion plate, McGoorty was at once /5(16).