Max Perkins

Written By A. Scott Berg
Max Perkins
  • Publsiher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release : 01 August 2013
  • ISBN : 147113010X
  • Pages : 496 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 10 reviews
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Download or read book entitled Max Perkins by author: A. Scott Berg which was release on 01 August 2013 and published by Simon and Schuster with total page 496 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. 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.

Max Perkins

Max Perkins
  • Author : A. Scott Berg
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2013-08-01
  • Total pages : 496
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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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 ...

As Ever Yours The Letters of Max Perkins and Elizabeth Lemmon

As Ever Yours  The Letters of Max Perkins and Elizabeth Lemmon
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Penn State Press
  • Release Date : 2021-08-05
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : Read online As Ever Yours The Letters of Max Perkins and Elizabeth Lemmon written by , published by Penn State Press which was released on . Download full As Ever Yours The Letters of Max Perkins and Elizabeth Lemmon Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Sons of Maxwell Perkins

The Sons of Maxwell Perkins
  • Author : Maxwell Evarts Perkins,Francis Scott Fitzgerald,Ernest Hemingway,Thomas Wolfe
  • Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 361
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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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....

As Ever Yours

As Ever Yours
  • Author : Maxwell Evarts Perkins,Elizabeth Lemmon,Rodger L. Tarr
  • Publisher : Penn State Press
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 290
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : First time publications of letters from 25-year correspondence between famed Charles Scribner's Sons editor Max Perkins and Virginia socialite Elizabeth Lemmon....

Max Perkins

Max Perkins
  • Author : Andrew Scott Berg
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1978
  • Total pages : 498
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Dear Scott Dear Max

Dear Scott Dear Max
  • Author : John Kuehl,Jackson R. Bryer
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-06-07
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : A Simon & Schuster eBook. Simon & Schuster has a great book for every reader....

To Loot My Life Clean

To Loot My Life Clean
  • Author : Thomas Wolfe,Maxwell Evarts Perkins
  • Publisher : Univ of South Carolina Press
  • Release Date : 2000
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : The relationship between Thomas Wolfe and his editor, Maxwell Perkins has been the subject of guesswork and anecdote for 70 years. Scholars have debated Wolfe's dependence on his editor. This volume of 251 letters should clarify the relationship and set the record straight....

Editor to Author

Editor to Author
  • Author : Maxwell Evarts Perkins
  • Publisher : Macmillan Reference USA
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Total pages : 315
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : A selection of nearly 200 letters from the 20th century's greatest editor, Max Perkins, that also take us into the hearts and minds of the famous authors--Hemingway, Fitzgerald, Wolfe, Lardner, Rawlings and others--whom he edited....

Manager As Muse

Manager As Muse
  • Author : Kathleen Dixon Donnelly, Ph.D.,Jean Boles
  • Publisher : CreateSpace
  • Release Date : 2014-11-09
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : "My goodness, Miss Donnelly, Maxwell Perkins was one of the worst businessmen who ever lived." Interview with Charles Scribner, Jr., Chairman of Scribner's, 1980 One of the many legends surrounding Scribner's editor, Maxwell Perkins (1884-1947) is that he was a terrible businessman. If so, how did he manage to get such ...

Max Perkins

Max Perkins
  • Author : Berg Scott A.
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : Read online Max Perkins written by Berg Scott A., published by which was released on 1983. Download full Max Perkins Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Esquire Fortnightly

Esquire Fortnightly
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1978-07
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : Read online Esquire Fortnightly written by , published by which was released on 1978-07. Download full Esquire Fortnightly Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Only Thing that Counts

The Only Thing that Counts
  • Author : Ernest Hemingway,Maxwell Evarts Perkins,Robert W. Trogdon
  • Publisher : Scribner Book Company
  • Release Date : 1996
  • Total pages : 367
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : Twenty-two years of correspondence between Ernest Hemingway and his editor, Maxwell Perkins, are covered in a volume that chronicles Hemingway's development from promising young writer to famous novelist and the steadfast loyalty of an expert editor....

Letter 1938 August 12 to Max Perkins

Letter 1938 August 12 to Max Perkins
  • Author : Thomas Wolfe
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1938
  • Total pages : 1
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : Read online Letter 1938 August 12 to Max Perkins written by Thomas Wolfe, published by which was released on 1938. Download full Letter 1938 August 12 to Max Perkins Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Ernest Hemingway Selected Letters 1917 1961

Ernest Hemingway Selected Letters 1917 1961
  • Author : Ernest Hemingway,Carlos Baker
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2003-06-03
  • Total pages : 976
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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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....

Katharine S White New Yorker Editor

Katharine S  White  New Yorker Editor
  • Author : Brian James Nerney
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1982
  • Total pages : 538
  • ISBN : 147113010X
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Summary : Read online Katharine S White New Yorker Editor written by Brian James Nerney, published by which was released on 1982. Download full Katharine S White New Yorker Editor Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....