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In may 1922, f scott fitzgerald, aged 27, was a brilliant young writer on the turn he had blazed into fame with his debut novel two years earlier. Professor wai chee dimock begins her discussion of the great gatsby by highlighting fitzgerald's experimental counter-realism, a quality that his editor. New york, ny: simon & schuster (2018 edition) as new in paperback introduction by jesmyn ward the great gatsby, f scott fitzgerald's third book, stands as.
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