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This side of paradise / F. Scott Fitzgerald.

By: Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Material type: TextTextSeries: Dover thrift editionsPublisher: New York : Dover Publications, 1996Description: vi, 213 p. ; 21 cmISBN: 0486289990 (pbk.)Subject(s): World War, 1914-1918 -- Veterans -- Fiction | Children of the rich -- Fiction | College students -- Fiction | Advertising -- Fiction | Young men -- FictionGenre/Form: Bildungsromans. | Love stories.DDC classification: 813.52 LOC classification: PS3511.I9 | T48 1996cOnline resources: Publisher description Dissertation note: Fitzgerald's first novel, This Side of Paradise (1920) was an immediate, spectacular success and established his literary reputation. Perhaps the definitive novel of that "Lost Generation," it tells the story of Amory Blaine, a handsome, wealthy Princeton student who halfheartedly involves himself in literary cults, "liberal" student activities, and a series of empty flirtations with young women. When he finally does fall truly in love, however, the young woman rejects him for another.
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Fitzgerald's first novel, This Side of Paradise (1920) was an immediate, spectacular success and established his literary reputation. Perhaps the definitive novel of that "Lost Generation," it tells the story of Amory Blaine, a handsome, wealthy Princeton student who halfheartedly involves himself in literary cults, "liberal" student activities, and a series of empty flirtations with young women. When he finally does fall truly in love, however, the young woman rejects him for another.

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