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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But in an airplane never. It was nice going from Paris to London over France and
England but not so wonderful as America, no one can be grateful enough that
there were quarter sections when they first made the country, it makes a regular ...
We left New Orleans in an airplane it was not a very big one and we were to fly to
Saint Louis but the airplane did die at least it only got as far as Memphis,
Tennessee and we now know that when they did not go on any further it really
did not ...
But we did leave for California early in an airplane. Just now a great many are
getting killed in the airplanes but when we were there they told us that major
accidents never happened and certainly they did not happen to us, we liked
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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