Gertrude and Alice

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Pandora Press, 1991 - History - 300 pages
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Gertrude Stein first met Alice B. Toklas in 1907 on a September Sunday in Paris. From that day until Gertrude's death in 1946 they were inseparable. Gertrude and Alice vividly portrays their shared life during the 40 years they stood at the cultural heart of Paris. Black-and-white photos.

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User Review  - Anne_Green - LibraryThing

This account of the two women's lives, which focuses primarily on their time together, reads a little erratically, but provides a wealth of information on the tempestuous times in which they lived. Read full review


User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

Here, the odd, legendary, and passionate collaboration between Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas is eyed with detailed objectivity by London critic Souhami (Gluck: Her Biography, 1989- -not reviewed ... Read full review


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About the author (1991)

Diana Souhami is the author of many acclaimed books including The Trials of Radclyffe Hall (short-listed for the James Tait Black Memorial Prize for Biography and winner of the Lambda Literary Award), Gertrude and Alice, Gluck 1895-1978: Her Biography, Greta and Cecil, and the bestselling Mrs. Keppel and Her Daughter. She lives in London.

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