Max Perkins

📒Max Perkins ✍ A. Scott Berg

✏Book Title : Max Perkins
✏Author : A. Scott Berg
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2013-08-01
✏Pages : 496
✏ISBN : 9781471130106
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Max Perkins Book 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 winner of the National Book Award, is the first to explore the fascinating life of this editor extraordinaire in both professional and personal domains. It tells not only of Perkins' stormy marriage and secret twenty-five-year romance with Elizabeth Lemmon, but also of his intensely intimate relationships with the leading literary lights of the twentieth century.

📒As Ever Yours ✍ Maxwell Evarts Perkins

✏Book Title : As Ever Yours
✏Author : Maxwell Evarts Perkins
✏Publisher : Penn State Press
✏Release Date : 2003
✏Pages : 290
✏ISBN : 027102254X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏As Ever Yours Book Summary : First time publications of letters from 25-year correspondence between famed Charles Scribner's Sons editor Max Perkins and Virginia socialite Elizabeth Lemmon.

📒The Sons Of Maxwell Perkins ✍ Maxwell Evarts Perkins

✏Book Title : The Sons of Maxwell Perkins
✏Author : Maxwell Evarts Perkins
✏Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press
✏Release Date : 2004
✏Pages : 361
✏ISBN : 1570035482
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Sons of Maxwell Perkins Book 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.

📒Dear Scott Dear Max ✍ John Kuehl

✏Book Title : Dear Scott Dear Max
✏Author : John Kuehl
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2016-06-07
✏Pages : 288
✏ISBN : 9781439131701
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Dear Scott Dear Max Book Summary : A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader.

📒Max Perkins ✍ A. Scott Berg

✏Book Title : Max Perkins
✏Author : A. Scott Berg
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2016
✏Pages : 512
✏ISBN : 9780399584831
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Max Perkins Book Summary : Traces the life of the influential book editor who worked with Ernest Hemingway, Thomas Wolfe, and F. Scott Fitzgerald.

✏Book Title : My Impressions of the Wolfe Family and of Maxwell Perkins
✏Author : William B. Wisdom
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1993
✏Pages : 76
✏ISBN : IND:30000114165719
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏My Impressions of the Wolfe Family and of Maxwell Perkins Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Ernest Hemingway Selected Letters 1917 1961
✏Author : Ernest Hemingway
✏Publisher : Simon and Schuster
✏Release Date : 2003-06-03
✏Pages : 976
✏ISBN : 9780743246897
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Ernest Hemingway Selected Letters 1917 1961 Book 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.

✏Book Title : The Play That Goes Wrong
✏Author : Henry Lewis
✏Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
✏Release Date : 2015-04-03
✏Pages : 80
✏ISBN : 9781474244978
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Play That Goes Wrong Book Summary : Good evening. I'm Inspector Carter. Take my case. This must be Charles Haversham! I'm sorry, this must've given you all a damn shock. After benefitting from a large and sudden inheritance, the inept and accident-prone Cornley Polytechnic Drama Society embark on producing an ambitious 1920s murder mystery. They are delighted that neither casting issues nor technical hitches currently stand in their way. However, hilarious disaster ensues and the cast start to crack under the pressure, but can they get the production back on track before the final curtain falls? The Play That Goes Wrong is a farcical murder mystery, a play within a play, conceived and performed by award-winning company Theatre Mischief. It was first published as a one-act play and is published in this new edition as a two-act play.

✏Book Title : Hemingway The 1930s through the Final Years Movie Tie in Edition Movie Tie in Editions
✏Author : Michael Reynolds
✏Publisher : W. W. Norton & Company
✏Release Date : 2012-04-16
✏Pages : 800
✏ISBN : 9780393343304
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Hemingway The 1930s through the Final Years Movie Tie in Edition Movie Tie in Editions Book Summary : Published to coincide with the major release of HBO’s upcoming film Hemingway and Gellhorn, starring Nicole Kidman and Clive Owen. Michael Reynolds was the supreme biographer of Ernest Hemingway. HBO’s film concentrates on Hemingway’s years with his third wife, the adventurous journalist Martha Gellhorn. This book brings together Reynolds’s Hemingway: The 1930s and Hemingway: The Final Years.

📒And They All Sang ✍ Studs Terkel

✏Book Title : And They All Sang
✏Author : Studs Terkel
✏Publisher : New Press/ORIM
✏Release Date : 2011-05-10
✏Pages : 301
✏ISBN : 9781595586551
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏And They All Sang Book Summary : The Pulitzer Prize–winning historian talks with some of twentieth century’s most iconic musicians—“Riveting . . . Just about every interview has a revelation” (San Francisco Chronicle). Through the second half of the twentieth century, Studs Terkel hosted the legendary radio show “The Wax Museum,” presenting Chicago’s music fans with his inimitable take on music of all kinds, from classical, opera, and jazz to gospel, blues, folk, and rock. Featuring more than forty of Terkel’s conversations with some of the greatest musicians of the past century, And They All Sang is “a tribute to music’s universality and power” (Philadelphia Inquirer). Included here are fascinating conversations with Louis Armstrong, Leonard Bernstein, Big Bill Broonzy, Bob Dylan, Dizzy Gillespie, Mahalia Jackson, Janis Joplin, Rosa Raisa, Pete Seeger, and many others. As the esteemed music critic Anthony DeCurtis wrote in the Chicago Tribune, “the terms ‘interview’ or ‘oral history’ don’t begin to do justice to what Terkel achieves in these conversations, which are at once wildly ambitious and as casual as can be.” Whether discussing Enrico Caruso’s nervousness on stage with opera diva Edith Mason or the Beatles’ 1966 encounter in London with revered Indian sitar player Ravi Shankar, “Terkel’s singular gift for bringing his subjects to life in their own words should strike a chord with any music fan old enough to have replaced a worn-out record needle” (The New York Times). “Whether diva or dustbowl balladeer, Studs treats them all alike, with deep knowledge and an intimate, conversational approach . . . as this often remarkable book shows, Studs Terkel has remained mesmerized by great music throughout his life.” —The Guardian “[Terkel’s] expertise is evident on every page, whether debating the harmonic structure of the spirituals or discerning the subtleties of Keith Jarrett’s piano technique . . . As ever, he is the most skillful of interviewers.” —The Independent “What makes And They All Sang a rousing success isn’t just Terkel’s phenomenal range and broad knowledge, it’s his passionate love of the music and his deep humanity.” —San FranciscoChronicle