How Writing Is Written

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Black Sparrow Press, 1974 - American essays - 161 pages
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User Review  - Rani - Goodreads

some pieces are pretty amazing and some are more accessible to the average reader than some of her other stuff. Some is really for the hardcore Gertrude Stein reader. Read full review

Contents

Gertrude Steins Sense of the Immediate
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Grant or Rutherford B Hayes 1931
13
Prothalamium 1939
19
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About the author (1974)

Famous writer Gertrude Stein was born on February 3, 1874 in Allegheny, PA and was educated at Radcliffe College and Johns Hopkins medical school. Stein wrote Three Lives, The Making of Americans, and Tender Buttons, all of which were considered difficult for the average reader. She is most famous for her opera Four Saints in Three Acts and The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas, which was actually an autobiography of Stein herself. With her companion Alice B. Toklas, Stein received the French government's Medaille de la Reconnaissance Francaise for theory work with the American fund for French Wounded in World War I. Gertrude Stein died in Neuilly-ser-Seine, France on July 27, 1946.

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