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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Gertrude Stein. Van Vechten photographed him and so did the Kiddie but they
came early to see us before Trac had left us. It was pleasant beginning the
summer in Bilignin. The other evening Francis Picabia was here with his son
them but Trac found them. Even so they were not really a comfort to him so he
said and he did not go out in the evening. And then he began to talk about having
a comrade with him. Yes we said. But will he come, well no said Trac he will not ...
We had a special case made for the lectures, they make very good leather things
in Belley, and this fitted exactly and we packed everything we could find to pack
and Trac was more and more excited, Trac loves to travel and he always wants ...
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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