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Spires and Gargoyles

Early Writings, 1909-1919
A collection of stories by

F. Scott Fitzgerald had a busy and productive literary apprenticeship, writing in a great variety of genres. This volume contains his writings for the student magazine at his high schools and his Princeton writings for the Daily Princetonian, the Princeton Tiger, and the Nassau Literary Magazine. Of special note in this volume are the complete lyrics that Fitzgerald composed for three student musical comedies mounted by the Triangle Club at Princeton - Fie! Fie! Fi-Fi! (1914), The Evil Eye (1915), and Safety First! (1916). The volume includes a scholarly introduction, a record of variants and emendations, and numerous facsimiles and other illustrations. Explanatory notes identify the literary works, Broadway shows, movie queens, stage stars, politicians, historical figures, criminals, sports heroes, and popular songs referred to by Fitzgerald in these early writings.

Genre: Literary Fiction

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February 2010 : UK Hardback

Title: Spires and Gargoyles: Early Writings, 1909 - 1919 (The Cambridge Edition of the Works of F. Scott Fitzgerald)
Author(s): F Scott Fitzgerald, James L W West III
ISBN: 0-521-76592-7 / 978-0-521-76592-3 (UK edition)
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
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