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The great Gatsby

Author: F Scott Fitzgerald
Publisher: Richmond, Surrey : Oneworld Classics, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Jay Gatsby is a self-made man, famed for his decadent champagne-drenched parties. Despite being surrounded by Long Island's bright and beautiful, Gatsby longs only for Daisy Buchanan. In shimmering prose, Fitzgerald shows Gatsby pursue his dream to its tragic conclusion. -- back cover.
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: F Scott Fitzgerald
ISBN: 9781847491749 184749174X
OCLC Number: 711028895
Notes: Originally published: 1925.
"Lavishly produced and enriched with glossy photographs and other documents relating to Fitzgerald's life and the novel, as well as an extensive apparatus on the author and his writings."
Includes extra material on F. Scott Fitzgerald's The great Gatsby.
Description: 210 pages, [4] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 20 cm
Contents: Contains notes and an extensive apparatus on Fitzgerald's life and works.
Responsibility: F. Scott Fitzgerald.

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Regarded as Fitzgerald's masterpiece and one of the greatest novels of American literature, The Great Gatsby is a vivid chronicle of the excesses and decadence of the Jazz AgeA", as well as a  Read more...

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