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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Mabel Dodge described her at the Saturday evenings: 'Gertrude used to sit
silently in the background and listen like the others. Sometimes she had a little
puzzled look in her eyes.' And, she adds, 'I believe by puzzlement and
wishfulness she ...
Photographers, on the other hand, were always able to listen and they usually
understood. Of reporters Gertrude wrote in Everybody's Autobiography : I always
knew that of course they would say what it was the habit for newspapers to say I ...
So we came back, and the village was happy and we were happy and that was
all right, and I said I would not hear any more news - Alice Toklas could listen to
the wireless, but as for me I was going to cut box hedges and forget the war.
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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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