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The Resource The Sun Also Rises

The Sun Also Rises

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The Sun Also Rises
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The Sun Also Rises
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Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American Read. This new edition of The Sun Also Rises celebrates the art and craft of Hemingway's quintessential story of the Lost Generation—presented by the Hemingway family with illuminating supplementary material from the Hemingway Collection at the John F. Kennedy Library.The Sun Also Rises is a classic example of Hemingway's spare but powerful writing style. A poignant look at the disillusionment and angst of the post-World War I generation, the novel introduces two of Hemingway's most unforgettable characters: Jake Barnes and Lady Brett Ashley. The story follows the flamboyant Brett and the hapless Jake as they journey from the wild nightlife of 1920s Paris to the brutal bullfighting rings of Spain with a motley group of expatriates. It is an age of moral bankruptcy, spiritual dissolution, unrealized love, and vanishing illusions. First published in 1926, The Sun Also Rises is "an absorbing, beautifully and tenderly absurd, heartbreaking narrative...a truly gripping story, told in lean, hard, athletic prose" (The New York Times). This new Hemingway Library Edition celebrates Hemingway's classic novel with a personal foreword by Patrick Hemingway, the author's sole surviving son, and a new introduction by Sean Hemingway, grandson of the author. Hemingway considered the extensive rewriting that he did to shape his first novel the most difficult job of his life. Early drafts, deleted passages, and possible titles included in this new edition elucidate how the author achieved his first great literary masterpiece
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Hemingway, Ernest
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  • Classic Literature
  • Fiction
  • Literature
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The Sun Also Rises
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4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
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electronic
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True
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9781476739960
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optical disk
Label
The Sun Also Rises
Publication
Control code
OVERDRIVE:a62ac9b1-d57d-4d4d-b712-056a4edba5dc
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Form of item
electronic
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True
Isbn
9781476739960
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True
Specific material designation
optical disk

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