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The beautiful and damned

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F. Scott Fitzgerald's second novel, The Beautiful and Damned, is a savage and haunting satire of the young, rootless postwar generation who live intent only on the pursuit of wealth and decadent pleasure. Anthony Patch is a 1920s socialite and the presumptive heir to a tycoon's fortune. His marriage to the beautiful but selfish Gloria is idyllic at first, but the union slowly disintegrates as reality sets in and their sole goal becomes Anthony's grandfather's fortune. Gloria's beauty fades, and Anthony's drinking takes its toll.Charting the corrosive attraction of wealth and malign influence, The Beautiful and Damned is also a vivid portrait of early-twentieth-century New York and the sights and sounds of the city's burgeoning night life.
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9780141194073
9780671001254
9780307414908
9780553214703
9780451530431
9780684801551
9780684852768
9780698196681
9780141180878
9781483088914
9781400119615
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title_display The beautiful and damned
title_full The Beautiful and Damned, The beautiful and damned / F. Scott Fitzgerald, The beautiful and damned / F. Scott Fitzgerald ; introduction by Geoff Dyer, The beautiful and damned / F. Scott Fitzgerald ; with an introduction by Jay Parini ; and a new afterword by Ruth Prigozy, The beautiful and damned / F. Scott Fitzgerald ; with an introduction by Kermit Vanderbilt, The beautiful and damned [sound recording] / F. Scott Fitzerald, The beautiful and damned, by F. Scott Fitzgerald .
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