Love of the Last Tycoon: The Authorized Text
The Last Tycoon, edited by the renowned literary critic Edmund Wilson, was first published a year after Fitzgerald's death and includes the author's notes and outline for his unfinished literary masterpiece. It is the story of the young Hollywood mogul Monroe Stahr, who was inspired by the life of boy-genius Irving Thalberg, and is an exposť of the studio system in its heyday.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - HadriantheBlind - LibraryThing
The author's last book, and a very incomplete one at that. One can see some fragments of the genius that wrote Gatsby, but there isn't very much left here to admire. Fame destroys. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - KatieANYC - LibraryThing
Unfinished and clearly still working towards where it would ultimately land, but still incredibly crisp and evocative. Read full review