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Thornton Wilder, an intimate portrait

Author: Richard Henry Goldstone
Publisher: New York : Saturday Review Press, ©1975.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Reviews the major patterns of the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer's life, personality, novels, and plays, detailing Wilder's relationships with celebrities and friends and the key events of his long career.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Goldstone, Richard Henry.
Thornton Wilder, an intimate portrait.
New York : Saturday Review Press, ©1975
(OCoLC)643715289
Named Person: Thornton Wilder; Thornton Wilder
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Richard Henry Goldstone
OCLC Number: 4667695
Description: xvii, 299 pages, [4] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Nineteen twenty-seven --
Carving olive pits --
The college years --
The graduate --
The bridge to fame and fortune --
Reversal of fortune--
Up off the floor or: getting Gertie's Ardor --
The long happy journey to Grover's Corners, New Hampshire --
Landscaping Shubert Alley --
Success enough for all normal purposes --
Bombs: at home and abroad (1938-41) --
Skinnegans wake --
The soldier --
Soldier from the war returneth --
The Ides of March --
Fifteen years of uncertainty --
The eighth day --
A Puritan swan song.
Responsibility: Richard H. Goldstone.

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Reviews the major patterns of the Pulitzer Prize-winning writer's life, personality, novels, and plays, detailing Wilder's relationships with celebrities and friends and the key events of his long career.

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