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F. Scott Fitzgerald was an author during the Great Despression and Jazz Age. He is considered a member of the "Lost Generation." He completed four novels and one half of a fifth one. His most famous book was called, "The Great Gatsby". He also wrote short stories about different ages and promises and despairs. And he was named after his second cousin, Francis Scott Key.
"We are blessed with a - brain and cursed that it knows we - are going to die" F. Scott Fitzgerald Reads John Masefield’s “On Growing Old” | Brain Pickings
“For a transitory enchanted moment man must have held his breath in the presence of this continent, compelled into an aesthetic contemplation he neither understood nor desired, face to face for the last time in history with something commensurate to his capacity for wonder.” F. Scott Fitzgerald | in TGG
Title: The Old Santa Fe Trail: The store of a Great Highway Author: Colonel Henry Inman Publication: The Macmillan Company, New York Publication Date: 1899 Book Description: Green hardback. 493 pages with 5 full page black and white plate images of life on the Santa Fe Trail. Call Number: CIRCUS F 786 .I57
The article was titled "40 trashing novels you must read before you die." I've always wanted to teach a course in "Commercial Fiction" ("trashy" being a genre in that course). Sigh, nobody in my department will bite on that one. Yeah, but we have a (division 3) football team........