The Resource The great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald

The great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald

Label
The great Gatsby
Title
The great Gatsby
Statement of responsibility
F. Scott Fitzgerald
Creator
Contributor
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Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'I believe that on the first night I went to Gatsby's house I was one of the few guests who had actually been invited. People were not invited -- they went there'. Considered one of the all-time great American works of fiction, Fitzgerald's glorious yet ultimately tragic social satire on the Jazz Age encapsulates the exuberance, energy and decadence of an era. After the war, the mysterious Jay Gatsby, a self-made millionaire pursues wealth, riches and the lady he lost to another man with stoic determination. He buys a mansion across from her house and throws lavish parties to try and entice her
Member of
Summary
Newly rich Jay Gatsby tries to recapture the past and win back Daisy Buchanan, his former love, despite the fact she has married
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
067658
Cataloging source
NLE
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1896-1940
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
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1010
Literary form
fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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1931-2008
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Bruccoli, Matthew J.
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True
Series statement
Alma classics
Series volume
142
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  • First loves
  • Rich people
  • Long Island (N.Y.)
Target audience
adolescent
Label
The great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
New edition.
Extent
210 pages
Isbn
9781847496140
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)964357085
Label
The great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (page 210)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
20 cm
Edition
New edition.
Extent
210 pages
Isbn
9781847496140
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)964357085

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