Sterling Lord: For More Than 60 Years He Was One of New York’s Most Successful Literary Agents

From a New York Times obit by Dvid Margolick headlined “Sterling Lord, Premier Literary Agent, Is Dead at 102”:

About 10 years ago Sterling Lord invited four long-term clients of his for lunch at the Regency Hotel in New York. As a matter of longevity, at least, it’s pretty safe to say that no other literary agent anywhere at any time could have assembled such a group.