By F. Scott Fitzgerald,Jackson R. Bryer
This part of Paradise (1920) gave Fitzgerald the early good fortune that outlined and haunted him for the remainder of his profession. delivering in its Princeton chapters the main enduring portrait of faculty lifestyles in American literature, this lyrical novel documents the ardent and infrequently stressed longings of its hero's struggles to discover love and to formulate a philosophy of life.
Flappers and Philosophers (1920), a set of entire brief tales, contains such classics as "Dalyrimple is going Wrong," "Bernice Bobs Her Hair," and "The Ice Palace."
Fitzgerald keeps his dissection of a self-destructive period in his moment novel, The appealing and Damned (1922), because the self-styled aristocrat Anthony Patch and his attractive spouse, Gloria, are bring to a halt from an inheritance and compelled to suffer the excruciating dwindling in their fortune. the following manhattan urban, playground for the pleasure-loving Patches and brutal replicate in their dissipation, is portrayed extra vividly than wherever else in Fitzgerald's work.
Tales of the Jazz Age (1922), his moment number of tales, contains the novella "May Day," that includes interlocking stories of debutantes, infantrymen, and socialists introduced jointly within the doubtful aftermath of global conflict I, and "A Diamond as significant because the Ritz," a myth during which the excesses of the Jazz Age take the hallucinatory kind of a palace of unfathomable opulence hidden deep within the Montana Rockies.
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F. Scott Fitzgerald: Novels and Stories 1920-1922 by F. Scott Fitzgerald,Jackson R. Bryer