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Tender buttons : objects

Author: Gertrude Stein; Lisa Congdon
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, ©2013.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Poetry : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tender Buttons is the best known of Gertrude Stein's hermetic works. It is a small book separated into three sections - Food, Objects and Rooms each containing prose under subtitles. Tender Buttons is one of the great Modern experiments in verse. Simultaneously considered to be a masterpiece of verbal Cubism, a modernist triumph, a spectacular failure, a collection of confusing gibberish, and an intentional hoax,  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Experimental poetry
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946.
Tender buttons.
San Francisco : Chronicle Books, ©2013
(DLC) 2012031954
(OCoLC)806015376
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gertrude Stein; Lisa Congdon
ISBN: 9781452127668 1452127662
OCLC Number: 839676156
Description: 1 online resource
Responsibility: by Gertrude Stein ; illustrations by Lisa Congdon.

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