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Thomas Wolfe by H. W. Turnbull

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Published by Touchstone .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • American - General,
  • Non-Classifiable,
  • Wolfe, Thomas,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatPaperback
Number of Pages374
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9882898M
ISBN 100671207415
ISBN 109780671207410

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Thomas Wolfe. A larger than life figure -- like his contemporary, Ernest Hemingway -- Thomas Wolfe embodied a particularly American vision of the restless and eager writer, taking in the totality of his life experience and turning it into a gigantic, unwieldy vision in prose. With the publication of his semiautobiographical Look Homeward. The last book Wolfe saw published during his lifetime was The Story Of a Novel (), a revised version of a lecture he gave at a writer’s conference in Boulder, Colorado. In the summer of , after turning in a million word manuscript to his editor at Harper & Brothers, Wolfe became ill while traveling. Thomas Wolfe was a notable American novelist from the early 20th century. He first attended the University of North Carolina and then Harvard University before moving to New York City in It Born: Tom Wolfe debuted as an author in with the non-fiction book The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby. His first novel was The Bonfire of the Vanities, published in Below is a list of Tom Wolfe’s books in order of when they were originally released: Publication Order of Standalone Novels.

  Now Tom Wolfe has written a book about Project Mercury, America’s first manned space program, and about the test pilots from whom the Mercury seven, the original seven astronauts, were chosen. It is Tom Wolfe at his very best, better in fact than he’s been : Book Marks. About the Author. Thomas Wolfe (–) was born in Asheville, North Carolina, and educated at the University of North Carolina and Harvard University. He taught English at New York University and traveled extensively in Europe and America. Wolfe created his legacy as a classic American novelist with Look Homeward, Cited by: Tom Wolfe's high-wire act of language has provided a sort of cultural funhouse mirror ever since he started publishing in the mids, first as a journalist and later as the acclaimed author of novels The Bonfire of the Vanities and A Man in occasionally raises hackles, and he always provokes a . Tom Wolfe ( –) Tom Wolfe (born March 2, ) is an American author and journalist. Born in Richmond, Virginia, Wolfe took his first newspaper job in and eventually worked for the Washington Post and the New York Herald Tribune among others. While there he experimented with using fictional techniques in feature stories.

  The Complete Short Stories Of Thomas Wolfe by Thomas Wolfe, Francis E. Skipp These fifty-eight stories make up the most thorough collection of Thomas Wolfe's short fiction to date, spanning the breadth of the author's career, from the uninhibited young writer who penned "The Train and the City" to his mature, sobering account of a terrible lynching in "The Child by Tiger".   Tom Wolfe, the essayist, journalist and author of bestselling books including The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test and Bonfire of the Vanities, has died in New York at the age of Discount prices on books by Thomas Wolfe, including titles like El viejo Rivers (Largo recorrido) (Spanish Edition). Click here for the lowest price. Thomas Wolfe's ###The Lost Boy# is a captivating and poignant retelling of an episode from Wolfe's childhood. The story of Wolfe's brother Grover and his trip to the St. Louis World's Fair is told from four perspectives, each articulating the se.