Selected Writings of Gertrude Stein
Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group, 24 okt. 2012 - 736 pagina's
"This collection, a retrospective exhibit of the work of a woman who created a unique place for herself in the world of letters, contains a sample of practically every period and every manner in Gertrude Stein's career. It includes The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas in its entirety; selected passages from The Making of Americans; "Melanctha"from Three Lives; portraits of the painters Cezanne, Matisse, and Picasso; Tender Buttons; the opera Four Saints in Three Acts; and poem, plays, lectures, articles, sketches, and a generous portion of her famous book on the Occupation of France, Wars I Have Seen.
came to be, as we all know by now, a woman of immense purpose, equipped with astonishing powers of assimilation, concentration and hard work—as well as, ...
... Stein exclaims pleasurably somewhere or other: “Also there is why is it that in this epoch the only real literary thinking has been done by a woman.
... at the open door of the atelier and looking over her shoulder and seeing the picture cried out in rapture, oh la lä what a beautiful body of a woman.
You know Pablo says if you love a woman you give her money. Well now it is when you want to leave a woman you have to wait until you have enough money to ...
She was a big woman but not too big because she was indolent and she had the small round arms that give the characteristic beauty to all french women.
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Gerturde Stein is one of my favorite writers - as long as I avoid her "hard" pieces. I can only take those in very small doses. But the Autobiography of Alice Toklas and Everybody's Autobiography are ... Volledige review lezen
Composition as Explanation
Portrait of Mabel Dodge at the Villa Curonia
A LovE STORY
Four Saints in Three Acts