El Gran Gatsby = The Great Gatsby

El Gran Gatsby = The Great Gatsby Cover

El Gran Gatsby = The Great Gatsby

By F. Scott Fitzgerald; E. Pinas (Translator)

Debolsillo, Paperback, 9788497936606, 184pp.

Publication Date: March 5, 2013

Description
Un magnifico retrato de heroicidad en un mundo decadente. Esta es la historia del millonario hecho a si mismo, Jay Gatsby, a quien solo le mueve una obsesion: recuperar un amor de juventud. Pero Daisy es hoy una muchacha que forma parte de una sociedad frivola y aburrida de si misma, una criatura encantadora y tambien danina. Un magnifico retrato de heroicidad en un mundo decadente. ENGLISH DESCRIPTION The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald's third book, stands as the supreme achievement of his career. This exemplary novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed by generations of readers. The Great Gatsby, F. Scott Fitzgerald's third book, stands as the supreme achievement of his career. This exemplary novel of the Jazz Age has been acclaimed by generations of readers. The story of the fabulously wealthy Jay Gatsby and his love for the beautiful Daisy Buchanan, of lavish parties on Long Island at a time when The New York Times noted gin was the national drink and sex the national obsession, it is an exquisitely crafted tale of America in the 1920s. The Great Gatsby is one of the great classics of twentieth-century literature.


About the Author
Francis Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940) nacio en Minnesota, Estados Unidos. Es uno de los mas destacados representantes, junto a William Faulkner, Ernest Hemingway y John Dos Passos, de la Generacion Perdida. Inicio su carrera literaria con "A este lado del Paraiso" (1920), obra que le proporciono un exito inmediato. En 1922 publico "Cuentos de la era del jazz," coleccion de relatos donde se satirizan diversos aspectos de la vida norteamericana. "El gran Gatsby," "Suave es la noche" y "Hermosos y malditos" son las tres grandes obras que lo encumbraron como uno de los mejores autores estadounidenses del siglo XX. Con caracter postumo se publico "El jactancioso," coleccion de ensayos de signo autobiografico."