Exact Change, 1993 - 328 pagina's
In 1937, Gertrude Stein wrote a sequel to "The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas," but this darker and more complex work was long misunderstood and neglected. An account of her experiences in the wake of having authored a bestseller, "Everybody's Autobiography" is as funny and engaging as "The Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas," but it is also a meditation on the meaning of success and identity in America. "Everybody's Autobiography" is Stein at her most accessible and her most serious, and is among her most popular books.
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He said he was Seabrook, I said yes I knew all about him where was he, in Belley
he said, he said he had come because he had just read the Autobiography and it
had done something to him and so he had left the midi and here he was in ...
All Belley is very excited, yesterday morning was market day and suddenly
everybody knew that the Hotel Pernollet had closed its doors. The Hotel Pernollet
was the glory of Belley after Brillat-Savarin. It was the famous place where
I have been much interested in watching several families here in Belley that have
lost their father and it is interesting to me because I was not grown when we lost
our father. As I say fathers are depressing any father who is a father or any one ...
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EVERYBODY'S AUTOBIOGRAPHYGebruikersrecensie - Kirkus
Read this fast, with no stops, no emphases, an unmodulated tone, and it is intelligible. Stop and think and you lose your way. But for the Stein fans, Gertrude Stein is as she is and they like her ... Volledige review lezen
Everybody's AutobiographyGebruikersrecensie - Not Available - Book Verdict
This marks the pioneer modernist's second title to be recently reprinted ( Geography and Plays , Classic Returns, LJ 1/94), indicating perhaps a Stein renaissance. Stein knew everybody who was anybody ... Volledige review lezen