The Great Gatsby: The Only Authorized Edition

September 30, 2004|
The Great Gatsby: The Only Authorized Edition by F. Scott Fitzgerald


The only authorized edition of the twentieth-century classic, featuring F. Scott Fitzgerald’s final revisions, a foreword by his granddaughter, and a new introduction by National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward.

Nominated as one of America’s best-loved novels by PBS’s The Great American Read.

The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s third book, stands as the supreme achievement of his career. First published in 1925, this quintessential novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed by generations of readers.

The story of the mysteriously wealthy Jay Gatsby and his love for the beautiful Daisy Buchanan, of lavish parties on Long Island at a time when The New York Times noted “gin was the national drink and sex the national obsession,” it is an exquisitely crafted tale of America in the 1920s.
F. Scott Fitzgerald was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, in 1896. He attended Princeton University, joined the United States Army during World War I, and published his first novel, This Side of Paradise, in 1920. That same year he married Zelda Sayre and for the next decade the couple lived in New York, Paris, and on the Riviera. Fitzgeral...
Title:The Great Gatsby: The Only Authorized Edition
Product dimensions:208 pages, 8 X 5.25 X 0.6 in
Shipping dimensions:208 pages, 8 X 5.25 X 0.6 in
Published:September 30, 2004
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9780743273565

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