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Vincent Canby

Born: 1924 in Chicago, Illinois
Pen Name: None

Connection to Illinois:

Biography: Although he is chiefly known as a film critic, Canby has wrote a well-received novel. His career included working for the Chicago Journal of Commerce in Chicago as an assistant to the drama editor. He wored as a critic and reporter for the Motion Picture Herald-Motion Picture Daily, and was also a critic for the New York Times.


Primary Literary Genre(s): Fiction; Non-Fiction

Primary Audience(s): Adult readers

Vincent Canby on WorldCat :

Selected Titles

  Living quarters
ISBN: 0233966781 OCLC: 16290518

Deutsch, London : 1976.

Unnatural scenery /
ISBN: 0394501489 OCLC: 3845583

Knopf, New York : 1979.