|By (author):||Fitzgerald, F. Scott|
|Introduction By:||Mondschein, Ken|
|Subject:||FICTION / Classics|
|FICTION / General|
|FICTION / Literary|
|FICTION / Romance / Historical / 20th Century|
|Size:||9.25in x 6.25in x 1.60in|
|From The Publisher*||Three of F. Scott Fitzgerald's classic novels of the Jazz Age in one volume.|
F. Scott Fitzgerald's stories are emblematic of the Lost Generation, which came of age in the years following World War I. Along with The Great Gatsby-Fitzgerald's most well-known novel-this luxurious leather-bound volume also includes his earlier works, This Side of Paradise and The Beautiful and Damned. Each novel presents the aura of the Jazz Age in a different context, painting a wide-ranging picture of the uncertainty and upheaval faced by Americans at the time. This classic collection also includes a scholarly introduction about Fitzgerald's life and work, offering insights into his creative genius.
|Biographical Note||F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940) was an American writer whose best-known works include This Side of Paradise (1922), The Great Gatsby (1925), and Tender Is the Night (1934).|
Ken Mondschein is a college professor, scholar, fencing master, jouster, and author with expertise in subjects ranging from medieval history to contemporary politics. He was a Fulbright scholar to France, received his PhD in history from Fordham University and is certified as a master of historical fencing by the US Fencing Coaches' Association. His work includes history, fencing, introductions to works of classic literature, and other projects.