By Mary V. Dearborn
The first complete biography of Ernest Hemingway in additional than fifteen years; the 1st to attract upon a big selection of never-before-used fabric; the 1st written through a girl, from the generally acclaimed biographer of Norman Mailer, Peggy Guggenheim, Henry Miller, and Louise Bryant.
A revelatory check out the lifestyles and paintings of Ernest Hemingway, thought of in his time to be the best dwelling American novelist and short-story author, winner of the 1953 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction and the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1954. Mary Dearborn's new biography supplies the richest and such a lot nuanced portrait to this point of this advanced, enigmatically designated American artist, whose comparable uncontrollable demons that encouraged and drove him all through his lifestyles undid him on the finish, and whose seven novels and six-short tale collections informed--and are nonetheless informing--fiction writing generations after his demise.
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