Tender Buttons by Gertrude SteinTender Buttons by Gertrude Stein

Tender Buttons

byGertrude Stein

Paperback | July 10, 1997

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Before becoming the patron of Lost Generation artists, Gertrude Stein established her reputation as an innovative author whose style was closer to painting than literature. Stein's strong influence on 20th-century literature is evident in this 1915 work of highly original prose rendered in thought-provoking experimental techniques.
Famous writer Gertrude Stein was born on February 3, 1874 in Allegheny, PA and was educated at Radcliffe College and Johns Hopkins medical school. Stein wrote Three Lives, The Making of Americans, and Tender Buttons, all of which were considered difficult for the average reader. She is most famous for her opera Four Saints in Three Act...
Title:Tender ButtonsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:80 pages, 8.5 × 5.38 × 0.68 inPublished:July 10, 1997Publisher:Dover Publications

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ISBN - 10:0486298973

ISBN - 13:9780486298979

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