F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Book - 2002
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WW Norton
Scott Fitzgerald's life reads like one of his own stories: a young man of great promise marries into wealth, but beneath the golden surface lie alcoholism, debt, insecurity, and in Fitzgerald's particular case, the mental instability of his beautiful, unc
Many of the photos in this volume have never before been published, including a photo of the location where Fitzgerald and Zelda became engaged, along with rare first edition book jackets, paintings by Zelda, and photos of friends and colleagues. Fitzgerald scholar Ruth Prigozy provides fresh insight into the life of the novelist who, in both his work and life, captured the rise and fall of the Jazz Age.

Baker & Taylor
A new "illustrated life" of F. Scott Fitzgerald take readers into the troubled life of the author, revealing the alcoholism, debt, and insecurity underlying his literary career and his marriage with Zelda. 10,000 first printing.

Book News
The attractive volumes of this series contain a concise but erudite biography of the featured author by a leading specialist. The text accompanies a rich array of photographs of or about each author, their works, and the people and places with which they're associated. F. Scott's Fitzgerald's life and career are described in this volume by Prigozy, who teaches English at Hofstra U. in New York. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Publisher: Woodstock, NY : Overlook Press, 2002, c2001
ISBN: 9781585672653
Branch Call Number: B FIT
Characteristics: 158 p. : ill. (some col.), ports. (some col.) ; 19 cm


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