James Agee

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James Agee

Let Us Now Praise Famous Men, a Death in the Family, & Shorter Fiction

By James Agee; Michael Sragow (Editor)

Library of America, Hardcover, 9781931082815, 818pp.

Publication Date: September 22, 2005

This dazzling collage of fiction, memoir, and reportage features. A Death in the Family in a newly corrected text and a fully restored 64-page photo insert of Walker Evans' iconic photos from Let Us Now Praise Famous Men.

About the Author
James Agee (1909-1955) was a poet, screenwriter, and journalist who won the Pulitzer Prize for his novel A DEATH IN THE FAMILY.