Paris Without End: The True Story of Hemingway's First Wife by Gioia DilibertoParis Without End: The True Story of Hemingway's First Wife by Gioia Diliberto

Paris Without End: The True Story of Hemingway's First Wife

byGioia Diliberto

Paperback | September 6, 2011

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“A bittersweetmodern love story [that] reads as easily as a novel.” —Vogue

Hemingway’screative influences for novels like The Sun Also Rises, A Farewell toArms, and The Old Man and the Sea came not only from his famoushunting trips, his liaisons in Cuba, or his relationships with Gertrude Stein,F. Scott Fitzgerald, James Joyce and other Lost Generation writers. DuringHemingway’s period of greatest literary foment, his most seminal relationshipwas with Hadley Richardson, his first wife. In Paris Without End,acclaimed author Gioia Diliberto,biographer of Jane Addams and Brenda Frazier, delivers a gripping, novelisticexploration of Hadley’s personality and her role in Hemingway’s life, finally unclouding our view of Hemingway’s relationship with theone woman he never stopped loving.

Gioia Diliberto is a journalist, biographer, and novelist. She is the author of the biographiesParis without End: The True Story of Hemingway's First Wife,A Useful Woman: The Early Life of Jane Addams, andDebutante: The Story of Brenda Frazierand the novelsI Am Madame XandThe Collection. Her work has appeared in numerous publications, ...
Title:Paris Without End: The True Story of Hemingway's First WifeFormat:PaperbackDimensions:400 pages, 8 × 5.31 × 0.9 inPublished:September 6, 2011Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0062108824

ISBN - 13:9780062108821

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Rated 5 out of 5 by from A poignant love story A beautiful glance into Hadley's life, offering the reader an opportunity to know her before Ernest, and to understand the impact that their love story had in each of their lives. This book is eloquently written, and had me in tears on more than one occasion. Highly recommended!
Date published: 2017-01-30

Editorial Reviews

“A riveting portrait . . . superbly evokes Paris of the 1920s.”