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by David Foulds,F.Scott Fitzgerald

Author: David Foulds,F.Scott Fitzgerald
Subcategory: United States
Language: English
Publisher: Oxford University Press; Revised edition (December 15, 1994)
Pages: 108 pages
Category: Fiction and Literature
Rating: 4.7
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IT was not always to be called The Great Gatsby

Published by the Penguin Group. IT was not always to be called The Great Gatsby. In a letter to Maxwell Perkins Fitzgerald wrote: 'I have now decided to stick to the title I put on the book. Trimalchio in West Egg' (circa 7 November 1924).

The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald's third book, stands . Scott Fitzgerald's third book, stands as the supreme achievement of his career. This exemplary novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed by generations of readers. It charms you with some of the most elegant English prose ever published, making it difficult to discuss the novel without the urge to stammer awestruck about its beauty. It would be evidence enough to argue that F. Scott Fitzgerald was superhuman, if it wasn't for the fact that we know he also wrote This Side of Paradise.

As rare and astounding as the art of Rembrandt, Renoir and Rodin, F. Scott Fitzgerald's short novel casts a spell on me in his painting Love, Truth, Mythology and Tragedy in words so poignant, eloquent and gorgeous that I, a mere mortal, cannot do them justice, so I must quote (though I typically prefer not to)

The Great Gatsby is a 1925 novel written by American author F. Scott Fitzgerald that follows a cast of characters living in the fictional towns of West Egg and East Egg on prosperous Long Island in the summer of 1922

The Great Gatsby is a 1925 novel written by American author F. Scott Fitzgerald that follows a cast of characters living in the fictional towns of West Egg and East Egg on prosperous Long Island in the summer of 1922. The story primarily concerns the young and mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby and his quixotic passion and obsession with the beautiful former debutante Daisy Buchanan.

The Great Gatsby is in many ways similar to Romeo and Juliet, yet I believe that it is so much more than just a. .It is ironic that only the idle rich survive this novel, and Fitzgerald through this further enrages the reader about the cruelty and the injustice of the world

The Great Gatsby is in many ways similar to Romeo and Juliet, yet I believe that it is so much more than just a love story. It is also a reflection on the hollowness of a life of leisure. Both stories are obsessed with controlling time: Juliet wants to extend her present, as her future prospects with Romeo are bleak and Gatsby wants to create a beautiful future by restoring the past. It is ironic that only the idle rich survive this novel, and Fitzgerald through this further enrages the reader about the cruelty and the injustice of the world. The rich are allowed to continue to be careless, for that is the dream, is it not? To live a carefree life?

By F. Scott Fitzgerald The Great Gatsby. Readers who encounter Winter Dreams (1922) or.

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4 F. Scott Fitzgerald September 24, 1876 – December 21, 1940 Writer of The Jazz Age Very critical of the wealthy . 15 Symbolism Look for the use of color throughout The Great Gatsby; Fitzgerald employs color symbols on almost every page! The Green Light The Eyes of Dr. Scott Fitzgerald September 24, 1876 – December 21, 1940 Writer of The Jazz Age Very critical of the wealthy excesses of the 1920’s: Let me tell you about the very rich. They are different from you and me. They possess and enjoy early, and it does something to them, makes them soft where we are hard, and cynical where we are trustful, in a way that, unless you were born rich, it is very difficult to understand.

Rich and mysterious, Jay Gatsby lives in a wonderful mansion on Long Island. But behind the summer parties and the dancing he hides a sad secret.