Max Perkins

Written By A. Scott Berg
Max Perkins
  • Publsiher : Penguin
  • Release : 25 January 2022
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
  • Pages : 498 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 10 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Max Perkins written by A. Scott Berg which was release on 25 January 2022, this book published by Penguin. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: A thirtieth anniversary edition of the National Book Award-winning biography traces the life of the influential book editor who nurtured the literary talents of such twentieth-century masters as Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Wolfe, and F. Scott Fitzgerald. By the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Lindbergh. Reprint.

Max Perkins

Max Perkins
  • Author : A. Scott Berg
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 498
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : A thirtieth anniversary edition of the National Book Award-winning biography traces the life of the influential book editor who nurtured the literary talents of such twentieth-century masters as Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Wolfe, and F. Scott Fitzgerald. By the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Lindbergh. Reprint....

Max Perkins Editor of Genius

Max Perkins  Editor of Genius
  • Author : Andrew Scott Berg
  • Publisher : Washington Square Press
  • Release Date : 1979
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : This "highly readable work of literary history" (New York Times Book Review) is the first to explore the professional and personal life of editor extraordinaire Maxwell Petkins -- guiding light for such stellar literary figures as E Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Wolfe, and many more. Meticulously researched, surprisingly revealing, ...

The Sons of Maxwell Perkins

The Sons of Maxwell Perkins
  • Author : Maxwell Evarts Perkins,Francis Scott Fitzgerald,Ernest Hemingway,Thomas Wolfe
  • Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 361
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : The relationships between legendary Scribner's editor Maxwell Perkins and three of his most important authors--Ernest Hemingway, F. Scott Fitzgerald, and Thomas Wolfe--are captured in a remarkable series of more than two hundred letters that speak out on such topics as the art of writing, editing, publishing, personal rivalries, and more....

Max Perkins

Max Perkins
  • Author : A. Scott Berg
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-08-01
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : The talents Maxwell Perkins nurtured were known worldwide: F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Wolfe among numerous others. But the man himself remained a mystery, a backstage presence who served these authors not only as editor but as critic, career manager, moneylender, psychoanalyst, confessor and friend. This outstanding biography, a ...

As Ever Yours The Letters of Max Perkins and Elizabeth Lemmon

As Ever Yours  The Letters of Max Perkins and Elizabeth Lemmon
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Penn State Press
  • Release Date : 2022-01-25
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : Download or read online As Ever Yours The Letters of Max Perkins and Elizabeth Lemmon written by , published by Penn State Press which was released on . Get As Ever Yours The Letters of Max Perkins and Elizabeth Lemmon Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

As Ever Yours

As Ever Yours
  • Author : Maxwell Evarts Perkins,Elizabeth Lemmon,Rodger L. Tarr
  • Publisher : Penn State Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 290
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : First time publications of letters from 25-year correspondence between famed Charles Scribner's Sons editor Max Perkins and Virginia socialite Elizabeth Lemmon....

To Loot My Life Clean

To Loot My Life Clean
  • Author : Thomas Wolfe,Maxwell Evarts Perkins
  • Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : The relationship between Thomas Wolfe and his editor, Maxwell Perkins has been the subject of guesswork and anecdote for 70 years. Scholars have debated Wolfe's dependence on his editor. This volume of 251 letters should clarify the relationship and set the record straight....

Manager As Muse

Manager As Muse
  • Author : Kathleen Dixon Donnelly, Ph.D.,Jean Boles
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2014-11-09
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : "My goodness, Miss Donnelly, Maxwell Perkins was one of the worst businessmen who ever lived." Interview with Charles Scribner, Jr., Chairman of Scribner's, 1980 One of the many legends surrounding Scribner's editor, Maxwell Perkins (1884-1947) is that he was a terrible businessman. If so, how did he manage to get such ...

Editor to Author

Editor to Author
  • Author : Maxwell Evarts Perkins
  • Publisher : Macmillan Reference USA
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Total pages : 315
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : A selection of nearly 200 letters from the 20th century's greatest editor, Max Perkins, that also take us into the hearts and minds of the famous authors--Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Wolfe, Lardner, Rawlings and others--whom he edited....

Max Perkins

Max Perkins
  • Author : Berg Scott A.
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : Download or read online Max Perkins written by Berg Scott A., published by which was released on 1983. Get Max Perkins Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Dear Scott Dear Max

Dear Scott Dear Max
  • Author : John Kuehl,Jackson R. Bryer
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-06-07
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader....

The Preface

The Preface
  • Author : Ross K. Tangedal
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2021-11-06
  • Total pages : 220
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : Building on insights from the fields of textual criticism, bibliography, narratology, authorship studies, and book history, The Preface: American Authorship in the Twentieth Century examines the role that prefaces played in the development of professional authorship in America. Many of the prefaces written by American writers in the twentieth century ...

Letter 1938 August 12 to Max Perkins

Letter 1938 August 12 to Max Perkins
  • Author : Thomas Wolfe
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1938
  • Total pages : 1
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Summary : Download or read online Letter 1938 August 12 to Max Perkins written by Thomas Wolfe, published by which was released on 1938. Get Letter 1938 August 12 to Max Perkins Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Ernest Hemingway Selected Letters 1917 1961

Ernest Hemingway Selected Letters 1917 1961
  • Author : Ernest Hemingway,Carlos Baker
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2003-06-03
  • Total pages : 976
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : This collection of Hemingway's personal correspondence reveals his multidimensional character, views on contemporaneous literary topics, and irrepressible opinions about friends, work, women, soldiers, politicans, and himself....

Goldwyn

Goldwyn
  • Author : A. Scott Berg
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-08-01
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 9780425223376
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Summary : Samuel Goldwyn was the premier dream-maker of his era - a fierce independent force i a time when studios ruled, a producer of silver screen sagas who was, in all probability, the last Hollywood tycoon. In this riveting book, Pulitzer Prize winning biographer A. Scott Berg tells the life story ...