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Gertrude Stein : her life and work.

Author: Elizabeth Sprigge
Publisher: New York : Harper, [1957] ©1957
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Biography of the writer, art collector and important figure in the literary movement, in both France and America, in the 1920's.
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Sprigge, Elizabeth, 1900-
Gertrude Stein.
New York, Harper [1957]
(OCoLC)579552987
Named Person: Gertrude Stein; Gertrude Stein; Gertrude Stein; Gertrude Stein; Gertrude Stein
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Sprigge
OCLC Number: 170318
Description: xv, 277 pages, 17 unnumbered pages of plates : frontispiece, illustrations, portraits, facsimile ; 25 cm
Contents: From old world to new. --
Californian cornucopia. --
Psychology and medicine. --
'Q.E.D.' --
Paris and pictures. --
Picasso and portraits. --
'The making of Americans' --
Changing relationships. --
Cubism and writing. --
War interlude. --
The first disciples. --
Personalities and lectures. --
New pastures. --
Criticism and controversy. --
'The autobiography of Alice B. Toklas' --
Lectures in America. --
Being a genius. --
'The winner loses' --
War autobiography. --
'What is the question?' --
List of Gertrude Stein's principal works.

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Biography of the writer, art collector and important figure in the literary movement, in both France and America, in the 1920's.

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