World-famous photographer Maude Coffin Pratt has pointed her lens at the beautiful, obscure, and obscene, and at the private places and public parts of the famous, from Gertrude Stein to Graham Greene. When the seventy-year-old Maude rummages through her archives in preparation for a triumphant retrospective, the resurrected images unleash a flood of suppressed memories--of her extraordinary life, her celebrated subjects, and the dark, painful secret at the core of her existence.
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Paul Theroux, who may best be known for his travel writing, has written a novel about unrequited love and the way it motivates the life and art of the protagonist. While Maude Pratt, world famous ... Read full review