F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Great Gatsby

Book - 1999
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Columbia Univ Pr

More critical writing exists on The Great Gatsby than on any other work of American fiction. ThisColumbia Critical Guide introduces and contextualizes the key critical debates surrounding Fitzgerald's novel. The extracts and essays included here reflectThe Great Gatsby's place as one of the first American novels to make significant use of modernist techniques and explore the influence of this "Lost Generation" work on later American writings. In considering secondary sources from the twenties to the present, this smart and sophisticated study guide offers readers an invaluable resource on this complex rendering of a moment in American history.


More critical writing exists on The Great Gatsby than on any other work of American fiction. This Columbia Critical Guide introduces and contextualizes the key critical debates surrounding Fitzgerald's novel. The extracts and essays included here reflect The Great Gatsby's place as one of the first American novels to make significant use of modernist techniques and explore the influence of this "Lost Generation" work on later American writings. In considering secondary sources from the twenties to the present, this smart and sophisticated study guide offers readers an invaluable resource on this complex rendering of a moment in American history.

Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, [1999]
ISBN: 9780231115353
0231115350
9780231115346
0231115342
Branch Call Number: 813.52 F576Z, F113
Characteristics: 189 p. ; 21 cm
Additional Contributors: Tredell, Nicolas
Alternative Title: Great Gatsby

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