Bio, Book Jacket

 

Ronald Lourie-bio and notes

Born NYC, only child

Father-Lawyer, born Talinn, Estonia

Mother-housewife, born Munich, Germany

Grandfather (mother's father)- Brewery Executive

Education-Collegiate School ( all boys private school)

University of Munich – studied German Literature

Amherst College – thesis: “John Donne, Robert Lowell and the Right to Change”