The Beautiful and Damned and Other Stories

byF. Scott Fitzgerald

Paperback | April 16, 2019

The Beautiful and Damned and Other Stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Feel the swing and sway of the Jazz Age in this collection of stories by F. Scott Fitzgerald.
 

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Beautiful and Damned explores the world of America’s upper class during World War I and the beginning of the Jazz Age. Loosely based on Fitzgerald’s relationship with his wife, Zelda, the novel centers around Anthony Patch, a young East Coast socialite who is heir to his grandfather’s fortune and lacks motivation to pursue a meaningful career. In his attempt to find his place in society while waiting for his inheritance, Anthony loses himself to alcoholism; neglects his wife, Gloria; and struggles with the realities of everyday life. This volume also includes seven short stories by Fitzgerald published in the early 1920s, including “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button.”
F(rancis) Scott Fitzgerald was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, on September 24, 1896. He was educated at Princeton University and served in the U.S. Army from 1917 to 1919, attaining the rank of second lieutenant. In 1920 Fitzgerald married Zelda Sayre, a young woman of the upper class, and they had a daughter, Frances. Fitzgerald is rega...
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Title:The Beautiful and Damned and Other StoriesFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:544 pages, 7.75 X 5.25 X 1.5 inShipping dimensions:544 pages, 7.75 X 5.25 X 1.5 inPublished:April 16, 2019Publisher:Canterbury ClassicsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1684126584

ISBN - 13:9781684126583

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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