Everybody who was anybody: a biography of Gertrude Stein, Volume 1
Putnam, 1975 - 244 pagina's
Reviews the legendary expatriate American writer, art collector, and saloniste, exploring her public and private endeavors, her relationships with family, friends, and fellow artists, and her impact on twentieth-century art and literature
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She began to translate the collection of short stories by Flaubert called Trots
contes. Gertrude's earlier work had been in the style of the psychological novel
as developed by Henry James, with long and convoluted sentences conveying ...
He must have resented the constan presence of the 'typist' as he called her. By
the autumn of 191 2, after Gertrude and Alio had spent the summer in Spain, they
all met up at Mabel Dodge's villa in Florence Here Leo confided his feelings to ...
soon joined by a new French cook, and their first dog, a Mallorcan hound called
Polybe. Every day they read the news of the war, and worried letters from friends
in America. There was sporadic news, too, from Paris, of recent poetry readings ...
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I enjoyed reading and learning about this remarkable woman. she was at the start of the modern painting and literature. he had an influence on 20th century culture and she live a very radical life without making it a issue. she was someone that lived our life and her values Volledige review lezen
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