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One writer's beginnings

Author: Eudora Welty
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1984.
Series: William E. Massey, Sr. lectures in the history of American civilization, 1983.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In a "continuous thread of revelation" Eudora Welty sketches her autobiography and tells us how her family and her surroundings contributed to the shaping not only of her personality but of her writing.
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Genre/Form: Autobiographie 1909-1936
Biographies
Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001.
One writer's beginnings.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1984
(OCoLC)644149492
Named Person: Eudora Welty; Eudora Welty; Eudora Welty; Eudora Welty; Eudora Welty; Eudora Welty
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Eudora Welty
ISBN: 0674639251 9780674639256 0674639278 9780674639270
OCLC Number: 10020414
Notes: Revised versions of 3 lectures delivered at Harvard University in Apr. 1983.
Description: 104 pages, [11] pages of plates : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm.
Contents: Listening --
Learning to See --
Finding a Voice.
Series Title: William E. Massey, Sr. lectures in the history of American civilization, 1983.
Responsibility: Eudora Welty.

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Eudora Welty, whose many honors include the Pulitzer Prize and the American Book Award for fiction, tells the story of her early life and offers guidance for those who aspire to write fiction. Now  Read more...

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