The Great Gatsby

Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 9781451689433
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A young man, newly rich, tries to recapture the past and win back his former love, despite the fact that she has married.

The Great Gatsby

Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Publisher: Oldcastle Books
ISBN: 9781843441311
Size: 16.60 MB
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Sorry old sport, but Gatsby has a bigger house than you, prettier friends than you and a Rolls Royce to cart them all round in. To a backdrop of popping champagne corks and orchestral jazz, our hero bids to buyout his old adversary, perennial jock, Tom Buchanan and reclaim Daisy, his favourite bit of High Society totty. Pulp! The Classics is a new imprint that gives the nation's favourite classic novels original retro covers in a pulp fiction style - with a dash of wry humour. Redesigned and reset, using the original unabridged text from some of the best writers that have ever lived, Pulp! The Classics promises readers their favourite books with stunning and highly original jackets.

The Great Gatsby

Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Publisher: G K Hall & Company
ISBN: 0783812221
Size: 11.17 MB
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A young man, newly rich, tries to recapture the past and win back his former love, despite the fact that she has married

The Great Gatsby

Author: Fitzgerald Francis Scott
ISBN: 1519435118
Size: 11.52 MB
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In 1922, F. Scott Fitzgerald announced his decision to write "something new--something extraordinary and beautiful and simple + intricately patterned." That extraordinary, beautiful, intricately patterned, and above all, simple novel became The Great Gatsby, arguably Fitzgerald's finest work and certainly the book for which he is best known. A portrait of the Jazz Age in all of its decadence and excess, Gatsby captured the spirit of the author's generation and earned itself a permanent place in American mythology. Self-made, self-invented millionaire Jay Gatsby embodies some of Fitzgerald's--and his country's--most abiding obsessions: money, ambition, greed, and the promise of new beginnings. "Gatsby believed in the green light, the orgiastic future that year by year recedes before us. It eluded us then, but that's no matter--tomorrow we will run faster, stretch out our arms farther.... And one fine morning--" Gatsby's rise to glory and eventual fall from grace becomes a kind of cautionary tale about the American Dream.

The Great Gatsby

Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780199536405
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The Great Gatsby (1925) is probably the most popular American novel of the twentieth century. This new edition incorporates the latest critical approaches and uses the first edition American text as F. Scott Fitzgerald intended it. Generously annotated, a fluent and perceptive introduction details Fitzgerald's struggle to write the novel, its critical reception, and its significance for future generations.

F Scott Fitzgerald S The Great Gatsby

Author: Harold Bloom
Publisher: Infobase Publishing
ISBN: 9781438132761
Size: 14.87 MB
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Presents a series of critical essays discussing the structure, themes, and subject matter of Fitzgerald's story of the love between wealthy Jay Gatsby and the beautiful Daisy Buchanan.

F Scott Fitzgerald The Great Gatsby

Author: Nicolas Tredell
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 0231115350
Size: 18.36 MB
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More critical writing exists on The Great Gatsby than on any other work of American fiction. This Columbia Critical Guide introduces and contextualizes the key critical debates surrounding Fitzgerald's novel. The extracts and essays included here reflect The Great Gatsby's place as one of the first American novels to make significant use of modernist techniques and explore the influence of this "Lost Generation" work on later American writings. In considering secondary sources from the twenties to the present, this smart and sophisticated study guide offers readers an invaluable resource on this complex rendering of a moment in American history.