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F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby by Matthew J. Bruccoli
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Jul 23, 2011

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Read from July 13 to 23, 2011

Good history of The Great Gatsby and its legacy.

- Fitzgerald's manuscript pages and proofs
- reviews from 1925
- correspondence between Fitzgerald and editor Maxwell Perkins
- letters of admiration from other writers
- reviews of the 3 The Great Gatsby movies
- critical essays from the 1940s and later
- lots of pictures of Gatsby's social affects: movie posters; programs for plays, ballets, and operas; advertising for the 1974 movie; advertising for clothing, etc., tied in to the 1974 movie; a Peanuts comic strip; etc.
- and lots more!
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