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Americans in Paris.

Author: George Wickes
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1969.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Wickes, George.
Americans in Paris.
Garden City, N.Y., Doubleday, 1969
(OCoLC)563904265
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George Wickes
OCLC Number: 21335
Notes: "Paris review editions."
Description: vi, 302 pages illustrations 22 cm
Contents: Why Paris --
I. Gertrude Stein, the mother of us all. 27 rue de Fleurus --
Postimpressionism in prose --
The autobiography of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas --
II. E.E. Cummings and the Great War. The view from the windows of nowhere --
The education of John Dos Passos --
Typographic verse --
III. Man Ray, Dada and Surrealism. Paris comes to New York --
The mechanical eye --
IV. Ernest Hemingway in Montparnasse. On the seacoast of Bohemia --
Little magazines and other publishing ventures --
V. Virgil Thompson and other musical saints. The musical setting --
Enfant terrible --
The trade of being a saint --
VI. Henry Miller down and out in Paris. Cancer and delirium --
Epitaph for a generation.

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