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A Distant Drummer: Foreign Perspectives on F. Scott Fitzgerald
Contributor(s): Assadi, Jamal (Editor), Freedman, William (Editor)

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ISBN: 0820488518     ISBN-13: 9780820488516
Publisher: Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publi
OUR PRICE: $71.96  

Binding Type: Hardcover - See All Available Formats & Editions
Published: February 2007
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BISAC Categories:
- Language Arts & Disciplines
- Literary Criticism | American - General
- Foreign Language Study | English As A Second Language
Dewey: 813.52
LCCN: 2006022706
Physical Information: 150 pages
Features: Bibliography, Index
Review Citations: Reference and Research Bk News 05/01/2007 pg. 264
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Publisher Description:
A Distant Drummer attends more to F. Scott Fitzgerald's aesthetic merits, ideas, style, techniques, context of his works and less to biographical details which, critics believe, are intricately interwoven within his works. In striving to respond to Fitzgerald's artistry away from the impulse of the author's personal experience, it is - in a very strange paradox - more attuned and, in consequence, closer to Fitzgerald, who wanted his fiction to be objectively judged and free of the stigma which besmirches his reputation.
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