Zelda: A Biography

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HarperCollins, 1970 - Biography & Autobiography - 426 pages
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Zelda Sayre began as a Southern beauty, became an international wonder, and died by fire in a madhouse. With her husband, F. Scott Fitzgerald, she moved in a golden aura of excitement, romance, and promise. The epitome of the Jazz Age, together they rode the crest of the era: to its collapse and their own.

From years of exhaustive research, Nancy Milford brings alive the tormented, elusive personality of Zelda and clarifies as never before her relationship with` Scott Fitzgerald. Zelda traces the inner disintegration of a gifted, despairing woman, torn by the clash between her husband's career and her own talent.


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Haunting and brilliant love story. - Goodreads
Interesting to see the madness in writing. - Goodreads
Very well researched! - Goodreads
Hard to read at times but fascinating all the same. - Goodreads
Great insight into the Fitzgerald's crazy life. - Goodreads
A well written and researched biography. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Dorothy - Goodreads

I knew very little about Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald going in. Just that her more famous husband used her as a basis for Daisy in The Great Gatsby. Milford makes the case that she was his muse for ... Read full review

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3.5 stars, rounding up. Zelda Fitzgerald was one of the most notorious women in literary history: wife to F. Scott Fitzgerald (The Great Gatsby); named the First American Flapper; enemy of Hemingway ... Read full review

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About the author (1970)

Nancy Milford was born in Michigan and graduated from the University of Michigan. She published Zelda, her first book, in 1970. She holds both the M.A. and the Ph.D. from Columbia University where Zelda was her dissertation. It is now published in 11 languages. She has held a Guggenheim Fellowship in Biography, and has served on the boards of the Author's Guild, The Society of American Historians, Inc., and The Writers Room, of which she is a founder. She has also received visiting fellowships to Yale and Princeton Universities, been named a President's Fellow at Columbia University, and taught at Vassar, Bard, and Simon's Rock at Bard College.

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