TITLE

A Sense of the Past: Editing in America I

AUTHOR(S)
Di Leo, Jeffrey R.
PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
American Book Review;Jul/Aug2013, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on editors, namely Maxwell Perkins and Ripley Hitchcock who transcended the editorial profession. It states that Perkin worked closely with author F. Scott Fitzgerald and published his manuscript "The Romantic Egotist" as the book "This Side of Paradise." It mentions that Hitchcock changed the sixth chapter of the book "David Harum" by Edward Noyes Wescott to first making it the best-selling book.
ACCESSION #
91712187

 

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