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The great Gatsby

Author: F Scott Fitzgerald; Matthew Joseph Bruccoli
Publisher: New York, New York : Scribner Classics, ©1925 [1996]
Series: Scribner classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Overview: The mysterious Jay Gatsby embodies the American notion that it is possible to redefine oneself and persuade the world to accept that definition. Gatsby's youthful neighbor, Nick Carraway, fascinated with the display of enormous wealth in which Gatsby revels, finds himself swept up in the lavish lifestyle of Long Island society during the Jazz Age. Considered Fitzgerald's best work, The Great Gatsby is a  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Fiction
Love stories
Named Person: Jay Gatsby, (Fictitious character); Daisy Buchanan, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: F Scott Fitzgerald; Matthew Joseph Bruccoli
ISBN: 0684830426 9780684830421 9780007368655 0007368658
OCLC Number: 34471283
Description: 172 pages ; 25 cm.
Contents: Foreword to the seventy-fifth anniversary edition: F. Scott Fitzgerald, The Great Gatsby, and the House of Scribner ; Preface / by Matthew J. Bruccoli --
THE GREAT GATSBY --
The text of The Great Gatsby / by Matthew J. Bruccoli --
Publisher's afterword / Charles Scribner III --
FSF : life and career / James L.W. West III.
Series Title: Scribner classics.
Responsibility: F. Scott Fitzgerald ; preface by Matthew J. Bruccoli.
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