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Published: 14 October 2004

296 Pages | 33 halftones

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195153033

Bookseller Code (04)

A Historical Guide to F. Scott Fitzgerald

Edited by Kirk Curnutt

Historical Guides to American Authors

This volume of commissioned essays explores topics concerning the historical context of Fitzgerald's writings. Its topics include the literary marketplace of the 1920s and 1930s, the influence of public figures such as Walter Lippmann and H. L. Mencken, the mass market, film and its treatment of the "New Woman," and the aftermath of World War I.