The Fine Art of Literary Mayhem: A Lively Account of Famous Writers and Their Feuds

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Holt, Rinehart and Winston, 1963 - Authors, American - 242 pages
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User Review  - Kathleen - Goodreads

I really liked it because it reminded me not only of the pettiness and rivalry of certain literary types but also the geniality and generosity of others, and how, usually, it works out better just not ... Read full review

Review: The Fine Art of Literary Mayhem: A Lively Account of Famous Writers & Their Feuds

User Review  - Matt - Goodreads

Very entertaining accounts of literary feuds that are only occasionally interfered with by the author's clumsy hand. My favorites were HG Wells vs. Henry James, the chapter on Hemingway and the ... Read full review

Contents

Prologue
3
Mr Pope Confers Immortality
33
Cries the Gentle Ivan Turgenev
49
Copyright

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