Afternoon of an Author: A Selection of Uncollected Stories and Essays

Afternoon of an Author: A Selection of Uncollected Stories and Essays

by F. Scott Fitzgerald
     
 

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780684164694
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Adult Publishing Group
Publication date:
02/28/1981
Series:
Hudson River Editions Series
Pages:
226

Meet the Author

Author of the widely lauded novel The Great Gatsby, as well as This Side of Paradise, The Beautiful and the Damned, and Tender is the Night, F. Scott Fitzgerald is best known for chronicling the excesses and tribulations of the Jazz Age. One of the leading authors of the post-World War I "Lost Generation," Fitzgerald often invokes themes of youth, beauty, and despair in his books and short stories. He was also known for his hard-partying lifestyle, as well as his marriage to the beautiful yet troubled Zelda Fitzgerald.

Brief Biography

Date of Birth:
September 24, 1896
Date of Death:
December 21, 1940
Place of Birth:
St. Paul, Minnesota
Education:
Princeton University

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