The Great Gatsby – F. Scott Fitzgerald (1953)


The Great Gatsby – F. Scott Fitzgerald (1953)


A facsimile reprint of the 1st edition, in fine condition.

Title: The Great Gatsby

Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald

Publisher: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1925. Part of the First Edition Library.

Condition: Hardcover, with dust jacket and slipcase. Fine.

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About the book (from Wikipedia):

The Great Gatsby is a 1925 novel written by American author F. Scott Fitzgerald that follows a cast of characters living in the fictional towns of West Egg and East Egg on prosperous Long Island in the summer of 1922. The story primarily concerns the young and mysterious millionaire Jay Gatsby and his quixotic passion and obsession with the beautiful former debutante Daisy Buchanan. Considered to be Fitzgerald’s magnum opus, The Great Gatsby explores themes of decadence, idealism, resistance to change, social upheaval and excess, creating a portrait of the Roaring Twenties that has been described as a cautionary tale regarding the American Dream.