The Great Gatsby: Popular Penguins

Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald

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F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby brilliantly captures the disillusion of a society obsessed with wealth and status. Young, handsome and fabulously rich, Jay Gatsby appears to have it all, yet he yearns for the one thing that will always be out of his reach, the absence of which renders his life of glittering parties and bright young things ultimately hollow. Gatsby's tragic pursuit of his dream is often cited as the Great American Novel.
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Book Cover: The Great Gatsby: Design by Coralie Bickford-Smith
These sumptuous new hardback editions mark the 70th anniversary of Fitzgerald's death.
These sumptuous new hardback editions mark the 70th anniversary of Fitzgerald's death.
Published: 04/10/2011
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9780141194059
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As the tragic story unfolds, Gatsby's destructive dreams and passions are revealed, leading to disturbing consequences. A brilliant evocation of 1920s high society, The Great Gatsby peels away the layers of this glamorous world to display the coldness and cruelty at its heart.
As the tragic story unfolds, Gatsby's destructive dreams and passions are revealed, leading to disturbing consequences. A brilliant evocation of 1920s high society, The Great Gatsby peels away the layers of this glamorous world to display the coldness and cruelty at its heart.
Published: 14/06/2013
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780241965672
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F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby brilliantly captures the disillusion of a society obsessed with wealth and status.
F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby brilliantly captures the disillusion of a society obsessed with wealth and status.
Published: 20/03/2013
Format: Paperback
ISBN: 9780734306869
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'The Curious Case of Benjamin Button' sees a baby born in 1860 begin life as an old man and then age backwards. F. Scott Fitzgerald hinted at this kind of inversion when he called his era 'a generation grown up to find all Gods dead, all wars fought, all faiths in man shaken'.
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Published: 07/12/2011
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9780141197470
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A novel of the glittering decadence of Hollywood in its heyday, this was Fitzgerald's last work and he died without completing it.
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Published: 08/11/2011
Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9780141194080
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Increasingly disillusioned by the rejection slips that studded the walls of his room and his on/off engagement to Zelda Sayre, Fitzgerald began his third revision of the novel that was to become This Side of Paradise.
Increasingly disillusioned by the rejection slips that studded the walls of his room and his on/off engagement to Zelda Sayre, Fitzgerald began his third revision of the novel that was to become This Side of Paradise.
Published: 07/11/2011
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ISBN: 9780141194097
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In The Great Gatsby , Fitzgerald brilliantly captures both the disillusion of post-war America and the moral failure of a society obsessed with wealth and status. But he does more than render the essence of a particular time and place, for in chronicling Gatsby's tragic pursuit of his dream, Fitzgerald recreates the universal conflict between illusion and reality.

'A classic, perhaps the supreme American...

In The Great Gatsby , Fitzgerald brilliantly captures both the disillusion of post-war America and the moral failure of a society obsessed with wealth and status. But he does more than render the essence...

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