Octavo, original dark green cloth. In near fine condition, with the gilt lettering to the spine bright. Knowing her, I hope you will find something to like in this present. Best wishes, F. Housed in a custom half morocco clamshell and chemise case.
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Octavo, original green cloth, titles to the spine in gilt. In near fine condition with some light shelfwear to the extremities. A very nice example. In near fine condition with light rubbing. A sharp example. Presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the front free endpaper with a full page inscription in the year of publication to James H. March 27th, Octavo, bound in full morocco by Bayntun-Riviere with gilt titles and tooling to the spine in six compartments within raised gilt bands, all edges gilt, inner dentelles, marbled endpapers.
In fine condition. A very sharp example. Wounded in Hollywood Fitzgerald had been contracted as a writer by Metro Goldwyn Meyer Studios in the July of , initially for six months. An excellent near fine example in a very good first issue dust jacket with some light wear. Jacket design by Honi Werner. Signed by E. Rare in this condition and signed.
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An Unfinished Novel. New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, New York: Bantam, Tender Is The Night. A Romance. Decorations by Edward Shenton. This Side of Paradise. Taps at Reveille. New York: Charles Scribners Sons, Scott Fitzgerald, New York: The Modern Library, The Crack-Up. New York: New Directions, New York: Charles Scribners, His first novel The Beautiful and Damned was flawed but set up Fitzgerald's major themes of the fleeting nature of youthfulness and innocence, unattainable love, and middle-class aspiration for wealth and respectability, derived from his own courtship of Zelda.
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This Side of Paradise was Fitzgerald's first unqualified success. Tender Is the Night, a mature look at the excesses of the exuberant 20s, was published in The Last Tycoon, adapted by Paramount in , was a work in progress when Fitzgerald died of a heart attack on December 21, , in Hollywood, California. Fitzgerald is buried in the historic St. Mary's Cemetery in Rockville, Maryland. The Curious Case of Benjamin Button. Scott Fitzgerald. Scott Fitzgerald's most memorable short stories.
The protagonist, Benjamin Button, is born an old man and ages in reverse until he becomes a baby and then finally vanishes from the earth. In a short introduction to the story, Fitzgerald wrote: "This story was inspired by a remark of Mark Twain's to the effect that it was a pity that the best part of life came at the beginning and the worst part at the end.
By trying the experiment upon only one man in a perfectly normal world I have scarcely given his idea a fair trial. Several weeks after completing it, I discovered an almost identical plot in Samuel Butler's 'Note-books.
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This collection also includes three other Jazz Age tales by Fitzgerald. Bernice Bobs Her Hair. Dalyrimple Goes Wrong. Whether this anachronism had any bearing upon the astonishing history I am about to set down will never be known. I shall tell you what occurred, and let you judge for yourself. The Roger Buttons held an enviable position, both social and financial, in antebellum Baltimore.
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