Tales of the Jazz Age features eleven of F. Scott Fitzgerald`s best-loved short stories and `novelettes` including `The Curious Case of Benjamin Button` and `The Diamond as Big as the Ritz`. Set in the Jazz Age, Fitzgerald`s own term for the Roaring Twenties of newly confident, post-war America, this collection shows a comic genius at work, fashioning every genre from low farce to shrewd social insight, along with fantasy of extraordinary invention. These stories illuminate the unique talent who went on to write The Great Gatsby, and to become one of the enduring icons of American literature. This beautiful Macmillan Collector`s Library edition features an afterword by Ned Halley. Designed to appeal to the booklover, the Macmillan Collector`s Library is a series of beautiful gift editions of much loved classic titles. Macmillan Collector`s Library are books to love and treasure.
100 x 158 mm