A Moveable Feast
ISBN: 068482499X
EAN13: 9780684824994
Language: English
Publication Date: May 29, 1996
Pages: 211
Dimensions: 0.79" H x 8.35" L x 5.51" W
Weight: 0.49 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher:
Select Format Format: Paperback Select Conditions Condition: Good

Selected

Format: Paperback

Condition: Good

$3.88
List Price: $16
Save: $12.12 (75%)
Quantity
Almost Gone!
Only 1 at this price.

Select Conditions
  • Good $3.88 A Moveable Feast
  • New $16.00 A Moveable Feast
Book Overview

This Description may be from another edition of this product.

Begun in the autumn of 1957 and published posthumously in 1964, Ernest Hemingway's A Moveable Feast captures what it meant to be young and poor and writing in Paris during the 1920s.

You belong to me and all Paris belongs to me and I belong to this notebook and this pencil.

A correspondent for the Toronto Star, Hemingway arrived in Paris in 1921, three years after the trauma of the Great War and at the beginning of the transformation of Europe's cultural landscape: Braque and Picasso were experimenting with cubist forms; James Joyce, long living in self-imposed exile from his native Dublin, had just completed Ulysses; Gertude Stein held court at 27 rue de Fleurus, and deemed young Ernest a member of rue g n ration perdue; and T. S. Eliot was a bank clerk in London. It was during these years that the as-of-yet unpublished young writer gathered the material for his first novel, The Sun Also Rises, and the subsequent masterpieces that followed.

Among these small, reflective sketches are unforgettable encounters with the members of Hemingway's slightly rag-tag circle of artists and writers, some also fated to achieve fame and glory, others to fall into obscurity. Here, too, is an evocation of the Paris that Hemingway knew as a young man -- a map drawn in Read More chevron_right

Frequently bought together

Total price: $11.64

Add all 3 to Cart Add all 3 to list

Frequently Asked Questions About A Moveable Feast

Book Reviews (0)

0
  |   0  reviews
Did you read A Moveable Feast? Please provide your feedback and rating to help other readers.
Write Review

No customer reviews for the moment.