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The thirties : from notebooks and diaries of the period / Edmund Wilson ; edited, with an introduction by Leon Edel.

; Edel, Leon, 1907-1997
New York : Farrar, Straus, and Giroux, [1980] .
ISBN 0374275726

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Other Authors Edel, Leon, 1907-1997.
Subjects Authors, American -- 20th century -- Diaries.
Authors, American.
Critics -- United States -- Diaries.
Écrivains américains -- 20e siècle -- Biographies.
United States.
Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972 -- Diaries.
Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972 -- Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.
Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972.
Description xxxii, 753 pages ; 19 cm
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary In Wilson's journal of the 1930's the narrator moves from the youthful concerns of the Jazz Age to his more substantial middle years, exploring the decade's plunge from affluence and exploring the tenets of Communism. His personal life is also amply represented, from his marriage to Margaret Canby and her subsequent death to various erotic episodes with unidentified women.
Contents Thirties: 1930-1935: New York and Washington, 1930 -- Provincetown -- Detroit, February 1931 -- Kentucky and the South -- Virginia and the Southwest -- California -- Back East -- Pineville, Kentucky: Coal Strike, 1932 -- Provincetown and New York -- Notes for Beppo and Beth -- Death of Margaret -- New York and Chicago -- New York, 53rd Street, 1932-33 -- 314 East 53rd Street -- Washington, 1934 -- Provincetown, 1934 -- Chicago and New York -- 1935-1940: Journey to the Soviet Union, 1935 -- Chicago and New York -- Provincetown, 1936 -- Stamford, 1936 -- Concord -- New York and Stamford, 1937 -- Stamford and Provincetown, 1938 -- Chicago and Truro Center, 1939-1940.
Genre Diaries.
Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)5942714
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972.
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