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This side of paradise

Author: F Scott Fitzgerald; James L W West
Publisher: Cambridge [England] ; New York, NY, USA : Cambridge University Press, 1995 [i.e. 1996]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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F. Scott Fitzgerald's This Side of Paradise was the opening statement of his literary career. Published originally in 1920, the novel captures the rhythm and feel of the gaudy postwar decade that was to follow in America. This Side of Paradise made Fitzgerald simultaneously famous and infamous: famous for the stylish exuberance of his writing and infamous for the errors - in spelling, fact, grammar, and chronology -
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Bildungsromans
Love stories
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: F Scott Fitzgerald; James L W West
ISBN: 0521402344 9780521402347
OCLC Number: 32349398
Description: liii, 407 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Contents: Chronology of composition --
Introduction --
Beginnings --
Composition --
Ending --
Revision and typing --
Submission and publication --
Editorial principles --
This side of paradise: Record of variants --
Later alterations --
Explanatory notes --
Quotations --
Appendices.
Responsibility: F. Scott Fitzgerald ; edited by James L.W. West III.
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