Sylvia Beach and the Lost Generation: A History of Literary Paris in the Twenties and Thirties

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W. W. Norton & Company, 1985 - Biography & Autobiography - 447 pages
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Noel Riley Fitch has written a perfect book, full to the brim with literary history, correct and whole-hearted both in statement and in implication. She makes me feel and remember a good many things that happened before and after my time. I'm glad to have lived long enough to read it. --Glenway Wescott
  

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Review: Sylvia Beach and the Lost Generation: A History of Literary Paris in the Twenties and Thirties

User Review  - Mary Shanley - Goodreads

Part of my literary history . Loved reading about it. Read full review

Review: Sylvia Beach and the Lost Generation: A History of Literary Paris in the Twenties and Thirties

User Review  - Terin - Goodreads

Noel Fitch's biography of Sylvia Beach is excellent in the beginning, especially when he has others' biographies to rely on--including "supressed" portions of Sylvia's own autobiography. But it seems ... Read full review

Contents

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II
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III
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IV
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V
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VI
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VII
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VIII
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XII
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XIII
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XIV
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XV
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XVI
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XVII
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XVIII
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XIX
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About the author (1985)

Noel Riley Fitch is a historian, biographer, and lecturer. She occasionally teaches writing and literature courses for the University of Southern California and the American University in Paris. Her permanent home is in Los Angeles.

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