In a Yellow Wood

In a Yellow Wood

by Gore Vidal

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Overview

Master storyteller Gore Vidal’s 1947 classic.

Robert Holton has returned from Europe and settled into a solitary existence working for a New York stockbroker. He suppresses memories of nights of love in Florence as he tries to succeed in the city, but when Carla turns up he has to choose between conventionality and the fraught path of love.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781786259769
Publisher: Tannenberg Publishing
Publication date: 07/26/2016
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 134
File size: 1 MB

About the Author

GORE VIDAL (1925-2012) was an American writer of novels, essays, screenplays, and stage plays, and a public intellectual known for his patrician manner, epigrammatic wit, and polished style of writing.

As a novelist Vidal explored the nature of corruption in public and private life; the polished, erudite style of narration readily evokes the time and place of the story, and perceptively delineates the psychology of the characters.

Hometown:

La Rondinaia, a villa in Ravello, Italy; and Los Angeles, California

Date of Birth:

October 3, 1925

Place of Birth:

West Point, New York

Education:

Attended St. Albans. Graduated from Phillips Exeter Academy, 1943. No college.

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