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Il decennio perduto F. Scott Fitzgerald

Il decennio perduto

F. Scott Fitzgerald

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ISBN : 9788862612319
96 pages
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During the last six years of his life, F. Scott Fitzgerald was an Esquire author. Between 1934 & 1940, Fitzgerald sold some 45 pieces of writing to the magazine: fiction, nonfiction & personal essays. This volume of the Cambridge EditionMoreDuring the last six years of his life, F. Scott Fitzgerald was an Esquire author. Between 1934 & 1940, Fitzgerald sold some 45 pieces of writing to the magazine: fiction, nonfiction & personal essays. This volume of the Cambridge Edition includes 13 short stories published by Fitzgerald in Esquire, together with the entire Pat Hobby Series: 17 stories about an aging screenwriter scrambling to make a living in Hollywood during the 1930s. One other story-Dearly Beloved, submitted to Esquire but not published there-is included as an appendix. The volume provides restored, accurate texts based on Fitzgeralds surviving manuscripts, typescripts & proofs. A textual apparatus records editorial decisions- explanatory notes identify people, places, literary works, historical events & references to Hollywood actors, directors & films. The volume also includes selected facsimiles of Fitzgeralds manuscripts & typescripts for the Esquire writings.