Abbott Joseph “A. J.” Liebling (October 18, 1904 – December 28, 1963) was an American journalist who was closely associated with The New Yorker from 1935 until his death

Books

Marks, Edward B. (1934). They all sang from Tony Pastor to Rudy Vallee. As told to Abbott J. Liebling. New York: Viking Press.

Back Where I Came From; 1938 (1990 North Point Press ed:)

The Telephone Booth Indian; 1942, Doubleday, Doran and Co.: Garden City, New York (2004 Broadway Books ed:)

The Road Back to Paris; 1944 Doubleday, Doran and Co.:Garden City, New York (1997 Modern Library ed:)

The Wayward Pressman; 1947, Doubleday: Garden City, New York (1972 Greenwood Press ed:)

Mink and Red Herring: The Wayward Pressman’s Casebook;1949, Doubleday: Garden City, New York (1972 Greenwood Press ed:)

Chicago: The Second City; 1952, Knopf: New York (2004 Univ of Nebraska Press ed:)

The Honest Rainmaker: The Life and Times of Colonel John R. Stingo; 1953, Doubleday: Garden City, New York

The Sweet Science; 1956, Viking Press: New York (1982 Penguin Books ed:)

Normandy Revisited; 1958, Simon & Schuster: New York

The Press – Books: New York, 1961 (1975 Ballantine ed:)

The Earl of Louisiana, Louisiana State University Press: Baton Rouge, 1961

Between Meals: An Appetite for Paris – 1962 (1995 ed: )

Mollie and Other War Pieces – 1964 (posthumous) (2004 ed:)

Liebling Abroad: The Road Back to Paris / Mollie and Other War Pieces / Normandy Revisited / Between Meals: An Appetite for Paris; 1981, Wideview Books: New York

A Reporter At Large Dateline: Pyramid Lake, Nevada originally published in The New Yorker, 1955, entitled “The Lake of the Cui-Ui Eaters”, University of Nevada Press. 1999.

Just Enough Liebling 2004 – A posthumous collection of his writings

World War II Writings: The Road Back to Paris /Mollie and Other War Pieces / Uncollected War Journalism / Normandy Revisited, Pete Hamill, ed. (New York: Library of America, 2008)

The Sweet Science and Other Writings: The Earl of Louisiana / The Jollity Building / Between Meals / The Press, Pete Hamill, ed. (New York: Library of America, 2009)

Liebling’s War: the World War II Dispatches of A.J. Liebling; University of New Mexico Press, 2011