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By Mary Jo Tate

Recognized for his masterwork, the nice Gatsby and its feedback of yankee society in the course of the Nineteen Twenties, F Scott Fitzgerald claimed the excellence of writing what many deliberate to be the good American novel. This paintings reports the legacy of this author, highlighting major subject matters and ancient references of his a variety of works.

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