Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway

A Biography

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A revelatory look into the life and work of Ernest Hemingway, considered in his time to be the greatest living American novelist and short-story writer, winner of the 1953 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954. Mary Dearborn's new biography gives the richest and most nuanced portrait to date of this complex, enigmatically unique American artist, whose same uncontrollable demons that inspired and drove him throughout his life undid him at the end, and whose seven novels and six-short story collections informed--and are still informing--fiction writing generations after his death.
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, a division of Random House LLC, [2017]
Edition: First edition.
Copyright Date: ©2017
ISBN: 9780307594679
Call Number: 813.52 DEARBORN
Characteristics: 738 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm
Subjects: Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961.
Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography.


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ser_library Feb 12, 2018

dense and detailed

Aug 25, 2017

What a fantastic accomplish by Mary Dearborn. A gargantuan amount of research and well structured story lines should undoubtedly help this book win some accolades. Highly recommended.


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