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Ralph Vicinanza of the Ralph Vicinanza Agency Passes Away

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#1 Jean Oram

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Posted 28 September 2010 - 11:13 AM

Ralph Vicinanza of the self-named agency passed away over the weekend. If he was on your "to query" list, you can take him off.

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Posted 28 September 2010 - 12:32 PM

Whoa, he had been major agent. Used to rep Stephen King among other well known horror writers.

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Posted 28 September 2010 - 12:41 PM

Very sudden, from what I read, and still relatively young. And so soon after literary agent Elaine Koster passed.

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Posted 29 September 2010 - 01:03 AM

Ralph Vicinanza of the self-named agency passed away over the weekend. If he was on your "to query" list, you can take him off.

AQ listing: http://www.agentquer...spx?agentid=323

Yes, very sad and very sudden :sad: . He will be missed in the industry.

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