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  • ISBN: 0374128898
  • Category: Fiction
  • Author: Glenway Wescott
  • Subcategory: Essays & Correspondence
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux; 1st edition (January 23, 1991)
  • Pages: 426 pages
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Wescott (1901-1987) found fame early, with such works as his novella The Pilgrim Hawk (1940) and the bestselling Apartment in. .Rosco completed this book after the death of Phelps. Both had been friends of Wescott.

Wescott (1901-1987) found fame early, with such works as his novella The Pilgrim Hawk (1940) and the bestselling Apartment in Athens (1945); thereafter, as though he enjoyed life too much, most of his major novel projects remained at the starting stage. A man of intense homoerotic sensibility, his hallmarks as a writer were incisiveness and honesty. From Library Journal.

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Wescott and Wheeler returned to the United States and maintained an apartment in Manhattan with photographer . Phelps, Robert, with Jerry Rosco (1990) Continual Lessons: The Journals of Glenway Wescott 1937-1955. New York: Farrar Straus Giroux.

Wescott and Wheeler returned to the United States and maintained an apartment in Manhattan with photographer George Platt Lynes His novel, The Pilgrim Hawk: A Love Story (1940), was praised by the critics.

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As a writer, Glenway Wescott (1901–1987) left behind several novels, including The . He lives in New York City.

As a writer, Glenway Wescott (1901–1987) left behind several novels, including The Grandmothers and The Pilgrim Hawk, noted for their remarkable lyricism. As a literary figure, Wescott also became a symbol of his times. Born on a Wisconsin farm in 1901, he associated as a young writer with Hemingway, Stein, and Fitzgerald in 1920s Paris and subsequently was a central figure in New York’s artistic and gay communities.

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Continual lessons : the journals of Glenway Wescott, 1937-1955. New York : Farrar Straus Giroux. Australian/Harvard Citation.

GLENWAY WESCOTT’S EARLIER COLLECTION of journals, titled Continual Lessons, ends in December 1955 with the death of photographer George Platt Lynes at the age of forty-eight

GLENWAY WESCOTT’S EARLIER COLLECTION of journals, titled Continual Lessons, ends in December 1955 with the death of photographer George Platt Lynes at the age of forty-eight. Lynes had remained a close friend after the breakup of the three-way relationship between himself, Wescott, and Monroe Wheeler in 1943. As this journal begins in 1956, Wescott is dealing with the details of that untimely passing.

Charm, wit, compassion, wisdom, literature, nature, sex, humor, politics, sorrow, love: these themes fill the late journal pages of enigmatic American writer Glenway Wescott. From humble beginnings on a poor Wisconsin farm, Wescott went on to study at the University of Chicago, narrowly survive the Spanish flu pandemic, and eventually emerge as an influential poet and novelist.

Continual Lessons: Journals, 1937-55 (posthumous, 1991). A Visit to Priapus (posthumous, 2013) stories. a b Eric Haralson, Henry James and Queer Modernity, Cambridge University Press, 2003, page 175. ^ a b Rosco, Jerry (2002). Glenway Wescott Personally. University of Wisconsin Press. Works by or about Glenway Wescott at Internet Archive. Works by Glenway Wescott at LibriVox (public domain audiobooks).



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