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Seeing Mary plain : a life of Mary McCarthy

Autor Frances Kiernan
Vydavatel: New York : W.W. Norton & Co., ©2000.
Vydání/formát:   Kniha : Biography : EnglishZobrazit všechny vydání a formáty
Databáze:WorldCat
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"Beautiful, reckless, and endlessly maddening, Mary McCarthy never failed to leave an impression. From her Partisan Review days as the embattled "dark lady of American letters" to her stormy marriage to critic Edmund Wilson, from her huge but controversial success with her best-selling novel The Group to her epic libel battle with Lillian Hellman, she brought an almost nineteenth-century scope and drama to her  Přečíst více...
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Žánr/forma: Biography
Osoba: Mary McCarthy; Mary McCarthy; Mary McCarthy; Mary (Schriftstellerin 1912-1989) McCarthy; Mary McCarthy
Typ materiálu: Biography
Typ dokumentu: Book
Všichni autoři/tvůrci: Frances Kiernan
ISBN: 0393038017 9780393038019
OCLC číslo: 42291448
Popis: 845 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Obsahy: MacDowell --
Minneapolis --
Seattle --
Vassar --
Mrs. Harold Johnsrud --
Partisan Review --
Edmund Wilson --
The Minotaur --
The summer of '45 --
Bard --
Mrs. Bowden Broadwater --
The Oasis --
Newport --
New York --
The Cape --
Venice --
B.B. and J.D. --
Jim West --
Lady of letters --
The Group --
Fame --
Vietnam --
Castine --
Death of old friends --
The Hellman suit --
A full life.
Odpovědnost: Frances Kiernan.
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"Beautiful, reckless, and endlessly maddening, Mary McCarthy never failed to leave an impression. From her Partisan Review days as the embattled "dark lady of American letters" to her stormy marriage to critic Edmund Wilson, from her huge but controversial success with her best-selling novel The Group to her epic libel battle with Lillian Hellman, she brought an almost nineteenth-century scope and drama to her emblematic twentieth-century life." "Here is a biography that does full justice to one of the most controversial American intellectuals of this century. Frances Kiernan has interviewed dozens of McCarthy's friends, former lovers, literary and political comrades-in-arms, awestruck admirers, amused observers, and bitter adversaries to produce a work rich in ironic judgment, delicious gossip, and eloquent testimony."--BOOK JACKET.

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