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By F. Scott Fitzgerald

* annotated introductions to the works, giving contextual information
* illustrated with many pictures on the subject of Fitzgerald’s lifestyles, works, locations and movie adaptations
* the entire novels, every one referenced with its personal contents table
* all of the brief tale collections and every with their very own contents table
* total contents tables for the quick tales – either alphabetical and chronological – locate that particular tale speedy and easily!
* infrequent brief tales formerly uncollected from periodicals and magazines
* contains Fitzgerald’s poetry and non-fiction published within the periodicals of his day
* scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genres, permitting effortless navigation round Fitzgerald’s works
* up to date with the incomplete novel the affection OF THE final TYCOON

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