The Basil, Josephine, and Gwen stories / F. Scott Fitzgerald ; edited by James L.W. West III

Author(s): Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940
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Subjects: Teenage boys--Fiction
Young women--Fiction
Young men--Fiction
Autobiographical fiction, American
United States--Social life and customs--20th century--Fiction
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009
Series: The Cambridge edition of the works of F. Scott Fitzgerald
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940 Works. 1991
LC Classification: P, PS
Table of Contents: List of Illustrations
Introduction
1. Background
2. Basil and Josephine stories
3. Subsequent publication
4. Gwen stories
5. Editorial principles
The Basil Stories 1
That Kind of Party 3
The Scandal Detectives 16
A Night at the Fair 37
The Freshest Boy 55
He Thinks He's Wonderful 78
The Captured Shadow 100
The Perfect Life 121
Forging Ahead 145
Basil and Cleopatra 165
The Josephine Stories 185
First Blood 187
A Nice Quiet Place 205
A Woman with a Past 225
A Snobbish Story 245
Emotional Bankruptcy 269
The Gwen Stories 287
Too Cute for Words 289
Inside the House 308
Record of variants 325
Explanatory notes 333
Illustrations 367
Appendix 1. Original endings: "The Captured Shadow" and "Basil and Cleopatra" 373
Appendix 2. Publication and earnings 375
Additional Authors: West, James L. W
Notes: LCCN: 2009014365
ISBN: 9780521769730 (hardback)
ISBN: 0521769736 (hardback)
Includes bibliographical references
Physical Description: xxiii, 375 p. : ill., facsims. ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 318191569
ISBN/ISSN: 9780521769730
0521769736

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