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The letters of GertrudeStein and Thornton Wilder

by Gertrude Stein

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Published by Yale University Press in New Haven, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence,
  • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence,
  • Dramatists, American -- 20th century -- Correspondence

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p431-436. - Includes index.

    Statementedited by Edward M. Burns and Ulla E. Dydo, with William Rice.
    SeriesHenry McBride series in modernism and modernity
    ContributionsWilder, Thornton, 1897-1975., Burns, Edward., Dydo, Ulla E., 1925-, Rice, William, 1931-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxx,452p. :
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22225698M
    ISBN 100300067747

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Spanning his entire life, The Selected Letters of Thornton Wilder is a comprehensive and fascinating collection of the great American writer’s correspondence.

The author of such classics as Our Town and The Bridge of San Luis Rey, Thornton Wilder was a born storyteller and dramatist—rare talents on glorious display in this volume of more than three hundred letters he penned to a vast array /5(5).

These letters record Wilder's attempts to help Stein with publication and Stein's insistence that the writer's work is not teaching or lecturing or seeking fame, but writing. The Letters of Gertrude Stein and Thornton Wilder records not only a friendship, but also the writers' struggles with the position of their writing in American culture.5/5(1).

The friendship and correspondence of Gertrude Stein and Thornton Wilder encompassed the last twelve years of Stein's life and a period of major work by Wilder.

A generation apart in age, the two writers met during Stein's acclaimed American lecture tour induring which they shared the experience of lecturing to audiences in the wake of great success.

The friendship and correspondence of Gertrude Stein and Thornton Wilder encompassed the last twelve years of Stein's life and a period of major work by Wilder. A generation apart in age, the two writers met during Stein's acclaimed American lecture tour induring which they shared the experience of lecturing to audiences in the wake of.

Spanning his entire life, The Selected Letters of Thornton Wilder is a comprehensive and fascinating collection of the great American writer’s correspondence.

The author of such classics as Our Town and The Bridge of San Luis Rey, Thornton Wilder was a born storyteller and dramatist—rare talents on glorious display in this volume of more than three hundred letters he penned to a vast array. Spanning his entire life, The Selected Letters of Thornton Wilder is a comprehensive and fascinating collection of the great American writer's correspondence.

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Thornton Niven Wilder (Ap – December 7, ) was an American playwright and novelist. He won three Pulitzer Prizes—for the novel The Bridge of San Luis Rey, and for the plays Our Town and The Skin of Our Teeth — and a U.S.

National Book Award for the novel The Eighth DayBorn: Thornton Niven Wilder, ApMadison. Wilder, on the other hand, was an accessible author, popular, well mannered, erudite.

Where Stein was playful and outre, Wilder seemed neat, composed, even a bit staid. And having won a Pulitzer Prize in at the age of 30, by the time of his meeting with Stein he was an old hand at stardom.

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with his younger sister, Isabel Wilder () for many years, on December 7, Scope and content note: This collection consists of letters, postcards, and greeting cards sent by Thornton Wilder to both Roy S. and Margaret H. Anderson of Newport, Rhode Island. Also included are letters written by.

Stein, Gertrude, From "The Making of Americans": Gleanings from the Book by Gertrude Stein, edited by Douglas Sorensen, Munklinde Vestergård (Nambe, NM), Stein, Gertrude, Mirrors of Friendship: The Letters of Gertrude Stein and Thornton Wilder, edited by Edward M.

Burns, Ulla Dydo, and William Rice, Yale University Press (New Haven, CT. Thornton Wilder, therefore, received his early education in Chinese missionary schools in Hong Kong, Chefoo, and Shanghai.

Upon completing high school in Berkeley, California, inhe attended Oberlin College for two years, served in the coast artillery inand graduated from Yale in with a degree in classical literature.Cloth.

Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. INSCRIBED by Isabel Wilder in a 34 word inscription to scholar/author David Levin. Isabel Wilder was Thornton's sister and also his agent and biographer. She wrote the 13 page foreword for .Goldstone, Richard H. Thornton Wilder: An Intimate Portrait.

New York: Saturday Review Press/E. P. Dutton, Letters: The Selected Letters of Thornton Wilder. Robin G. Wilder and Jackson R. Bryer, eds. New York: HarperCollins Publishers, A Tour of the Darkling Plain: The Finnegans Wake Letters of Thornton Wilder and Adaline Glasheen.