Educated privately; Doctor of Letters, Mercy College, 1983.
His clients included famous and successful writers such as Richard South. Prather, Morris West, Norman Mailer, J.G. Ballard, Arthur C. Clarke, Postgraduate Wodehouse and Philip K. Dick. He wrote some short fiction himself as a young manitoba Their first client was Postgraduate Wodehouse.
During his career, he innovated many of the basic practices of his field
Such innovations included attention to foreign rights, tie-ins with movies, and auctioning rights to publishers. His book Writing to Sell was praised by Richard South. Prather.
(Eleven topnotch tales of guts and gun play.)
(Hardcover book with dust jacket)
Served with United States Army Air Force, World World War World War II. Member of Three Oaks Tennis (New York City), Spectator (New York City), Rare Book Society (New York City).
Married Helen Kovet, April 22, 1944. Children: Stephen Charles, Randy Beth Meredith Sheer.