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Product Description: Although artists are nowadays able to be openly gay and to address homosexuality explicitly in their work, this book argues that it was the harsh climate of 1890-1930 that produced the most outstanding explorations of homosexuality...read more

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9781474287692, titled "Homosexuality and Literature: 1890-1930" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, October 6, 2016, cover price $128.00 | About this edition: Although artists are nowadays able to be openly gay and to address homosexuality explicitly in their work, this book argues that it was the harsh climate of 1890-1930 that produced the most outstanding explorations of homosexuality.
9780773503007 | Univ of Toronto Pr, March 1, 1977, cover price $32.95 | About this edition: Illuminates the creative processes of writers such as Forster, Wilde, Conrad, Gide and Mann, by analysing the sexual problems sublimated in their art.

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9780485120547 | Athlone Pr, January 1, 1987, cover price $49.95 | About this edition: Illuminates the creative processes of writers such as Forster, Wilde, Conrad, Gide and Mann, by analysing the sexual problems sublimated in their art.

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Product Description: Robert Lowell was known not only as a great poet but also as a writer whose devotion to his art came at a tremendous personal cost. In this book, his third on Robert Lowell, Jeffrey Meyers examines the poet's impassioned, troubled relationships with the key women in his life: his mother, Charlotte Winslow Lowell; his three wives―Jean Stafford, Elizabeth Hardwick, and Caroline Blackwood; nine of his many lovers; his close women friends―Mary McCarthy, Elizabeth Bishop, and Adrienne Rich; and his most talented students, Anne Sexton and Sylvia Plath...read more

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9781625341860 | Univ of Massachusetts Pr, December 9, 2015, cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Robert Lowell was known not only as a great poet but also as a writer whose devotion to his art came at a tremendous personal cost.

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9780810129535 | Northwestern Univ Pr, February 28, 2014, cover price $26.95

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Product Description: A collection of new essays on T.E. Lawrence. They consider his military, diplomatic and literary achievements as well as his reputation and influence. The author has written several works on Lawrence.

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9781349094752 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $69.99 | About this edition: A collection of new essays on T.

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By Jeffrey Meyers (editor)

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9781349083107 | Palgrave Macmillan, January 14, 2014, cover price $59.99

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Product Description: Scott Fitzgerald, a romantic and tragic figure who embodied the decades between the two world wars, was a writer who took his material almost entirely from his life. Despite his early success with The Great Gatsby, Fitzgerald battled against failure and disappointment...read more

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9780060190361 | Harpercollins, April 1, 1994, cover price $27.50 | About this edition: A full-scale portrait of one of the most important American writers of the twentieth century provides an in-depth critical analysis of Fitzgerald's life, writings, and the relationship between them

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9780062316950 | Reprint edition (Perennial, February 11, 2014), cover price $16.99 | About this edition: Scott Fitzgerald, a romantic and tragic figure who embodied the decades between the two world wars, was a writer who took his material almost entirely from his life.
9780815410362 | Cooper Square Pub, May 1, 2000, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: F.

By Jeffrey Meyers (editor)

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9780203196359 | Routledge, June 1, 2002, cover price $400.00

Product Description: From the acclaimed biographer of Ernest Hemingway, Humphrey Bogart, and Errol Flynn comes the first complete biography of the legendary John Huston, the extraordinary director, writer, actor, and bon vivant who made iconic films such as The Maltese Falcon, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The Asphalt Jungle, and The African Queen—and lived one of the most vibrant, eventful lives in Hollywood history...read more

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9780307590671 | Crown Pub, September 27, 2011, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: From the acclaimed biographer of Ernest Hemingway, Humphrey Bogart, and Errol Flynn comes the first complete biography of the legendary John Huston, the extraordinary director, writer, actor, and bon vivant who made iconic films such as The Maltese Falcon, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The Asphalt Jungle, and The African Queen—and lived one of the most vibrant, eventful lives in Hollywood history.

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9780307590688 | Three Rivers Pr, August 30, 2016, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: From the acclaimed biographer of Ernest Hemingway, Humphrey Bogart, and Errol Flynn comes the first complete biography of the legendary John Huston, the extraordinary director, writer, actor, and bon vivant who made iconic films such as The Maltese Falcon, The Treasure of the Sierra Madre, The Asphalt Jungle, and The African Queen—and lived one of the most vibrant, eventful lives in Hollywood history.

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Product Description: The 1956 wedding of Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller surprised the world. The Genius and the Goddess presents an intimate portrait of the prelude to and ultimate tragedy of their short marriage. Distinguished biographer Jeffrey Meyers skillfully explores why they married, what sustained them for five years, and what ultimately destroyed their marriage and her life...read more

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9780252035449 | Univ of Illinois Pr, January 25, 2010, cover price $29.95

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9780252078545 | Univ of Illinois Pr, January 19, 2012, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The 1956 wedding of Marilyn Monroe and Arthur Miller surprised the world.

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Product Description: Here is Stephen Crane's masterpiece, The Red Badge of Courage, together with four of his most famous short stories. Outstanding in their portrayal of violent emotion and quiet tension, these texts led the way for great American writers such as Ernest Hemingway.
By Stephen Crane, James Dickey (introduced by), Jeffrey Meyers (other contributor) and R. W. Stallman (editor)

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9780451531803 | Reissue edition (Signet Classic, May 1, 2011), cover price $4.95 | About this edition: Here is Stephen Crane's masterpiece, The Red Badge of Courage, together with four of his most famous short stories.

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Product Description: Ford Madox Ford declared Samuel Johnson “the most tragic of all our major literary figures.” Blessed with a formidable intellect and a burning passion for ideas, Johnson also struggled throughout his life with mental instability and numerous physical defects...read more

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9780465045716 | Basic Books, December 1, 2008, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Ford Madox Ford declared Samuel Johnson “the most tragic of all our major literary figures.

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Product Description: A biography of the creator of the horror and detective genres in fiction chronicles his life of wealth and poverty, fame and obscurity, his fevered imagination, and his paranoiac despair.

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9780684193700 | Scribner, September 1, 1992, cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A biography of the creator of the horror and detective genres in fiction chronicles his life of wealth and poverty, fame and obscurity, his fevered imagination, and his paranoiac dispair

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9780815410386 | Cooper Square Pub, October 1, 2000, cover price $22.95 | About this edition: A biography of the creator of the horror and detective genres in fiction chronicles his life of wealth and poverty, fame and obscurity, his fevered imagination, and his paranoiac despair.

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9781439500088 | Reprint edition (Paw Prints, June 26, 2008), cover price $31.95 | About this edition: A biography of the creator of the horror and detective genres in fiction chronicles his life of wealth and poverty, fame and obscurity, his fevered imagination, and his paranoiac despair.

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In 1920, at the age of thirty-five, Amedeo Modigliani died in poverty and neglect in Paris. His friends included Picasso, Utrillo and Soutine, among others, yet his work was never recognised in his own lifetime. This title sketches Modigliani and his art, also looking at painters, writers and lovers who shared early 20th-century Paris with him.

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9780151011780 | Houghton Mifflin, March 20, 2006, cover price $27.00 | About this edition: Presents the life of Amedeo Modigliani, an early twentieth-century artist whose friends included Picasso, Maurice Utrillo, and Chaim Soutine and whose sculptures, portraits, and nudes have become some of the most coveted pieces of modern art.

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9780715636572 | Gardners Books, April 24, 2008, cover price $19.65 | About this edition: In 1920, at the age of thirty-five, Amedeo Modigliani died in poverty and neglect in Paris.

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Product Description: Book by Meyers, Jeffrey

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9789707753297 | Grupo Editorial Tomo, June 30, 2007, cover price $20.95 | About this edition: Book by Meyers, Jeffrey

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Product Description: Married to Genius considers the emotional and artistic commitment in the marriages of nine modern writers: Leo Tolstoy, George Bernard Shaw, Joseph Conrad, James Joyce, Virginia Woolf, Katherine Mansfield, D.H. Lawrence, Ernest Hemingway, and F...read more

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9781904915096 | Southbank Pub, August 1, 2005, cover price $16.00 | About this edition: Married to Genius considers the emotional and artistic commitment in the marriages of nine modern writers: Leo Tolstoy, George Bernard Shaw, Joseph Conrad, James Joyce, Virginia Woolf, Katherine Mansfield, D.

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An exploration of the inner lives of four core mid-nineteenth-century impressionist artists portrays them as individuals and fellow conspirators dedicated to promoting a new way of seeing and representing the world, describing the derision and marginalizing that marked their careers.

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9780151010769 | Houghton Mifflin, May 16, 2005, cover price $26.00 | About this edition: An exploration of the inner lives of four core mid-nineteenth-century impressionist artists portrays them as individuals and fellow conspirators dedicated to promoting a new way of seeing and representing the world.
9780072835755, titled "Financial Institutions Management: A Risk Management Approach" | 4th pkg edition (Richard d Irwin, June 1, 2002), cover price $128.20 | also contains Financial Institutions Management: A Risk Management Approach | About this edition: Saunders and Cornett's Financial Institutions Management: A Risk Management Approach 4/e focuses on managing return and risk in modern financial institutions.

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A profile of the late-Victorian era literary master discusses such topics as his struggles with sexual repression and artistic expression, his education and medical training, his roles as a secret agent and war propagandist, and his relationship with his long-time lover, Gerald Haxton. Reprint. 10,000 first printing.

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9780375414756 | 1 edition (Alfred a Knopf Inc, February 1, 2004), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: A profile of the late-Victorian era literary master discusses such topics as his struggles with sexual repression and artistic expression, his education and medical training, and his roles as a secret agent and war propagandist.

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9781400030521 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, April 12, 2005), cover price $18.00 | About this edition: A profile of the late-Victorian era literary master discusses such topics as his struggles with sexual repression and artistic expression, his education and medical training, and his roles as a secret agent and war propagandist.

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Product Description: The highly influential author of novels The Razor's Edge, Of Human Bondage, The Moon and Sixpence, and the story "The Letter" (all of which have been made into films), William Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) wrote an impressive 78 books, sharing his ironic yet sympathetic view of human passion and agony with readers from the Victorian era's close to the world after WWII...read more

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9781589790728 | Taylor Pub, January 1, 2004, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: The highly influential author of novels The Razor's Edge, Of Human Bondage, The Moon and Sixpence, and the story "The Letter" (all of which have been made into films), William Somerset Maugham (1874-1965) wrote an impressive 78 books, sharing his ironic yet sympathetic view of human passion and agony with readers from the Victorian era's close to the world after WWII.

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Product Description: This comprehensive biography of prolific critic, essayist, historian and novelist Edmund Wilson (1895-1972) posits, quite successfully that the subject lived a life as romantic and chaotic as his friend F. Scott Fitzgerald's.

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9780395689936 | Houghton Mifflin, May 1, 1995, cover price $35.00 | About this edition: Traces the life of the twentieth-century American author and critic, from his friendship with F.

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9780815411116 | Reprint edition (Cooper Square Pub, December 1, 2003), cover price $27.95 | About this edition: This comprehensive biography of prolific critic, essayist, historian and novelist Edmund Wilson (1895-1972) posits, quite successfully that the subject lived a life as romantic and chaotic as his friend F.

By Jeffrey Meyers (editor)

Miscellaneous:

9780203195833 | Routledge, September 1, 2003, cover price $220.00

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Product Description: Jeffrey Meyers, the author of highly acclaimed biographies of Hemingway and George Orwell, offers this masterly work on British novelist D. H. Lawrence (1885-1930). Meyers' fresh insights into Lawrence's life illuminate Lawrence's working-class childhood, his tempestuous marriage, and his death in France after the scandalous publication of Lady Chatterley's Lover, revealing Lawrence's complex method of intermingling autobiography and fiction...read more

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9780394572444 | Alfred a Knopf Inc, June 1, 1990, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: A masterly portrait of the complex life and writing career of D.

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9780815412304 | Cooper Square Pub, October 1, 2002, cover price $18.95 | About this edition: Jeffrey Meyers, the author of highly acclaimed biographies of Hemingway and George Orwell, offers this masterly work on British novelist D.
9780679730651 | Reprint edition (Vintage Books, May 1, 1992), cover price $14.00 | About this edition: Presents a look at the professional and personal life of the twentieth-century English author

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