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ISBN 13: 9780743273565
Written in , F. Set in New York City and Long Island during the Roaring Twenties, the focus of the story is of course its title character, Jay Gatsby, and his unswerving desire to be reunited with Daisy Buchanan, the love he lost five years earlier. In true Modernist fashion, The Great Gatsby addresses the social issues of the period — namely materialism and displaced spirituality — that ultimately led the decline of the era. The Armed Services Editions circulated , copies to troops alone. Today, The Great Gatsby has sold over 25 million copies worldwide, sells an additional , copies annually, and is Scribner's most popular title. The cover of the first edition of The Great Gatsby is among the most celebrated in American literature.
A true classic of twentieth-century literature, this edition has been updated by Fitzgerald scholar James L. The Great Gatsby , F. First published in , this quintessential novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed by generations of readers. In , F. A portrait of the Jazz Age in all of its decadence and excess, Gatsby captured the spirit of the author's generation and earned itself a permanent place in American mythology. Self-made, self-invented millionaire Jay Gatsby embodies some of Fitzgerald's--and his country's--most abiding obsessions: money, ambition, greed, and the promise of new beginnings.
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The Great Gatsby , F. Scott Fitzgerald's third book, stands as the supreme achievement of his career. First published in , this quintessential novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed by generations of readers. The story of the mysteriously wealthy Jay Gatsby and his love for the beautiful Daisy Buchanan, of lavish parties on Long Island at a time when The New York Times noted "gin was the national drink and sex the national obsession," it is an exquisitely crafted tale of America in the s. That was the fasted delivery of books ever!