|Author:||William Dufris,F Scott Fitzgerald|
|Title:||The Beautiful and Damned|
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|FB2 size:||1994 kb|
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|Publisher:||Craig Black; Unabridged edition (November 1, 2000)|
The Beautiful and Damned. 5 5 Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald Narrator: William Dufris. As in Fitzgerald's other novels, the characters are complex, especially with respect to marriage and intimacy. The book is believed to be largely based on Fitzgerald's relationship with Zelda Fitzgerald.
Scott Fitzgerald's second novel, The Beautiful and the Damned, "marks an advance over This Side of Paradise," Edmund Wilson wrote. The style is more nearly mature and the subject more nearly unified, and there are scenes that are more convincing than any in his previous fiction. Published in 1922, it chronicles the relationship of Anthony Patch, Harvard-educated aspiring aesthete, and his beautiful wife, Gloria, as they wait to inherit his grandfather's fortune. A devastating satire of the nouveaux rich and New York's nightlife, of reckless ambition and. With The Beautiful and the Damned, . People Who Liked The Beautiful and Damned Also Liked These Free Titles
Lyrical, romantic, yet cruelly incisive, it signaled a new stage in Fitzgerald’s career. With The Beautiful and Damned, . Announce URL: This Torrent also has several backup trackers.
The book hesitated and then suddenly went. A spokesman of the Salvation Army denounced it as a cynical misrepresentation of all the uplift taking place in the underworld. Clever press-agenting spread the unfounded rumour that Gypsy Smith was beginning a libel suit because one of the principal characters was a burlesque of himself. It was barred from the public library of Burlington, Iowa, and a mid-Western columnist announced by innuendo that Richard Caramel was in a sanatorium with delirium tremens.
In The Beautiful and The Damned, F Scott Fitzgerald explores the trivial and shallow lives of the well-heeled inheritors of the American Dream the second or third generation that can afford to live on the fortunes that their forbears worked so hard to accumulate. The book traces the life of Anthony Patch between the ages of 25 and 33 and focuses intensely on his almost obsessive love for the gorgeous looking Gloria Gilbert.
Dufris' reading reflects the sophistry of aristocracy that Fitzgerald both hated and desired. Attn: Author/Narrator If you have any queries please contact me at info19782 @ gmail.
Home F. Scott Fitzgerald The Beautiful and Damned. The beautiful and damned, . 8. Because she was brave, because she was "spoiled," because of her outrageous and commendable independence of judgment, and finally because of her arrogant consciousness that she had never seen a girl as beautiful as herself, Gloria had developed into a consistent, practising Nietzschean. This, of course, with overtones of profound sentiment.
The Beautiful and Damned. First published in 1922. Last updated Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 13:39. To the best of our knowledge, the text of this work is in the Public Domain in Australia.
Narrated by William Dufris. Set in the heady Jazz Age of New York, The Beautiful and Damned chronicles the relationship between Anthony Patch, a Harvard-educated aspiring aesthete, and his beautiful trophy wife, Gloria, as they wait to inherit his grandfather's fortune. Anticipating easy millions, they embrace the glittering, hedonistic lifestyle of the pretentious nouveaux riches but find that they are living a dream that is all too fleeting. A devastating satire of reckless ambition and squandered talent, Fitzgerald's novel is also a shattering portrait of a marriage wasted by alcohol and wealth.
Written By: F. Scott Fitzgerald. Narrated By: William Dufris. Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks. Duration: 13 hours 4 minutes. Summary: Set in the heady Jazz Age of New York, The Beautiful and Damned chronicles the relationship between Anthony Patch, a Harvard-educated aspiring aesthete, and his beautiful trophy wife, Gloria, as they wait to inherit his grandfather's fortune. Anticipating easy millions, they embrace the glittering, hedonistic lifestyle of the pretentious nouveaux riches, but find that they are living a dream that is all too fleeting