Dirty Dem: The Diaries of Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.

Oct. 27 2008, Published 7:07 a.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

LOVIN' IT Schlesinger, Courtney (inset) Two time Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. is taking a page out Courtney Love's tattered, doodle-adorned playbook by selling the personal diaries he's kept for decades.

Of course, Love's diary (released as Dirty Blonde) chronicled her troubled teens, drug use, rocker lifestyle, and the death of her husband, Kurt Cobain, and includes lots of revealing photos. The 89-year-old gray eminence's still-untitled diaries, which sold to Penguin for more $1.5 million, according to the New York Post's Keith Kelly, will probably just include a bunch of nerdy anecdotes about Harvard, John F. Kennedy, and Adlai Stevenson.

Article continues below advertisement

As of press time, there was no word on whether or not there will be naked photos.



© Copyright 2022 Radar Media Group LLC. RADAR and RADARONLINE are registered trademarks. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.