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Booth Tarkington, gentleman from Indiana

James Leslie Woodress

Booth Tarkington, gentleman from Indiana

by James Leslie Woodress

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Published by Lippincott in Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Tarkington, Booth, -- 1869-1946

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James Woodress.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination350 p., [9] eaves of plates :
    Number of Pages350
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13584190M
    OCLC/WorldCa18036704

      Booth Tarkington, (born J , Indianapolis, Ind., U.S.—died , Indianapolis), American novelist and dramatist, best-known for his satirical and sometimes romanticized pictures of American Midwesterners.. Tarkington studied at Purdue and Princeton universities but took no degree. A versatile and prolific writer, he won early recognition with the melodramatic novel The. The Gentleman from Indiana by Tarkington, Newton Booth and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at

    Booth Tarkington, First Edition. Book is in Good condition, po printed name on top and fore end pages, signed name on inside front and back cover. Overall, a very nice copy. Binding is sound. First Edition, later printing, numbered pages. The Gentleman From Indiana. Booth Tarkington. Published by Doubleday McClure () Used. First. The Gentleman from Indiana by Booth Tarkington. Free audio book that you can download in mp3, iPod and iTunes format for your portable audio player. Audio previews, convenient categories and excellent search functionality make your best source for free audio books. Download a free audio book for yourself today!

    Booth Tarkington (), American playwright and author, won the Pulitzer Prize in for his novel The Magnificent Ambersons () and again in for Alice Adams (), later adapted to the screen starring Katherine Hepburn. Exploring the realms of middle-class, middle-America, romantic illusions and the power and corruption of wealth, Tarkington became a leading voice of his. Tarkington wrote about life in the American Midwest, beginning with ‘The Gentleman from Indiana' in and including two Pulitzer Prize winners, ‘The Magnificent Ambersons' in Burial: Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, .


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The Gentleman from Indiana book. Read 15 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Booth Tarkington () was one of the most popular /5. The Rise and Fall of Booth Tarkington. And he was always a gentleman. Newton Booth Tarkington was born in Indianapolis inhis father a prosperous lawyer.

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Booth Tarkington () was one of the most popular writers of the early 20th Century, who first achieved acclaim with his historical romance "Monsieur Beaucaire" (). But his more characteristic work was found in such novels as "The Gentleman from Indiana" (), "The Conquest of Canaan" (), and the trilogy consisting of "Turmoil Cited by: 1.

Woodress's biography of Booth Tarkington is structured around the rather non-involving claim that Tarkington was both shaped by his Indiana roots and his social status as a gentleman--thus the subtitle of the biography is also the title of Tarkington's first novel, A Gentleman of Indiana. Thus, the Booth Tarkington returns again and again to show that /5.

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Booth was born on July 2, in Indianapolis, Indiana, United States. His full name was Newton Booth Tarkington and was the son of Elizabeth and John Tarkington. Author Booth’s name was kept after his maternal uncle named Newton, who California’s governor at that time. Booth Tarkington Biography.

Alice Adams Beasley's Christmas Party The Beautiful Lady The Conquest of Canaan The Flirt Gentle Julia (Illustrated) The Gentleman from Indiana The Gibson Upright The Guest of Quesnay Harlequin and Columbine His Own People In the Arena: Stories of Political Life The Magnificent Ambersons The Man from Home (Illustrated)Brand: MobileReference.

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More books by Booth Tarkington. Although his first book was about English romance, Newton Booth Tarkington, winner of two Pulitzer Prizes, for The Magnificent Ambersons and Alice Adams, came to be known for his comical (and almost cynical) style of the Lost Generation that characterized the 's.

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) Penrod Penrod and Sam The Magnificent Ambersons The Turmoil. Tarkington Sesquicentennial. Next Monday will be the th anniversary of Newton Booth Tarkington’s birth, and the impending occasion has prompted some long-overdue attention to author once called “The Dean of American Letters.

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Booth Tarkington (J - ) was born in Indianapolis and he went back to the Hoosier state repeatedly as a setting for his novels. His first novel was The Gentleman from Indiana, which was originally published in /5().TARKINGTON, Booth. THE GENTLEMAN FROM INDIANA. New York: Doubleday & McClure, First edition.

Green cloth stamped in red and yellow, top edge stained green. Ownership, spine just a little darkened, otherwise a very nice, sharp copy.Beginning of a dialog window, including tabbed navigation to register an account or sign in to an existing account.

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