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Editor , publisher

Truman Macdonald Talley was American publisher, editor. Member of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Background

Talley, Truman Macdonald was born on February 3, 1925 in New York City. Son of Truman Hughes and Helen Nicholson (Macdonald) Talley.

Education

Graduate cum laude, Princeton University, New Jersey, 1949.

Career

Associate editor New American Library. of World Literature, New York City, 1949-1959, editorial vice president, 1959-1964. President, editorial director Weybright & Talley, 1966-1978. Public Truman Talley Books/Times Books, 1978-1982.

With Evangelical Presbyterian Dutton, 1983-1998, St. Martin's Press, New York City, 1998—2008. Retired, 2008.

Membership

Member of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association.

Connections

Married Madelon DeVoe, October 17, 1953 (deceased 1997). Children: Melanie, Macdonald, Marina. Married Susannah H. Chapman, February 6, 2008.

father:
Truman Hughes Talley

mother:
Helen Nicholson (Macdonald) Talley

spouses:
Madelon DeVoe

Susannah H. Chapman

children:
Melanie Talley

Macdonald Talley

Marina Talley