VALERIO, Anthony. American, b. 1940. Genres: Adult non-fiction. Career: Author. Worked as a book editor for major publishing houses, 196672; writing instructor, 1986-88. Publications: The Mediterranean Runs Through Brooklyn, 1982; Valentino and the Great Italians (nonfiction), 1986; Bart: A Life of A. Bartlett Giamatti, By Him and About Him, 1991; Anita Garibaldi: A Biography, in press. Contributor to anthologies and periodicals. Address: 106 Charles St. no. 14, New York, NY 10014, U.S.A.