The Curious Case of Benjamin Button by Francis Scott Fitzgerald

The Curious Case of Benjamin Button

byFrancis Scott Fitzgerald

Kobo ebook | July 3, 2016

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This story was inspired by a remark of Mark Twain's to the effect that it was a pity that the best part of life came at the beginning and the worst part at the end. By trying the experiment upon only one man in a perfectly normal world I have scarcely given his idea a fair trial. Several weeks after completing it, I discovered an almost identical plot in Samuel Butler's "Note-books."

The story was published in "Collier's" last summer and provoked this startling letter from an anonymous admirer in Cincinnati:

"Sir--

I have read the story Benjamin Button in Colliers and I wish to say that as a short story writer you would make a good lunatic I have seen many peices of cheese in my life but of all the peices of cheese I have ever seen you are the biggest peice. I hate to waste a peice of stationary on you but I will."

Title:The Curious Case of Benjamin ButtonFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:July 3, 2016Publisher:MARQUES PUBLISHERSLanguage:English

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ISBN:9990051963151

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