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An edition of The Great Gatsby (1925)

Der große Gatsby

  • 4.02 ·
  • 52 Ratings
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Publish Date
Publisher
Diogenes
Language
German
Pages
256

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New York 1922. Auf seinem Anwesen in Long Island gibt Jay Gatsby sagenhafte Feste. Er hofft, mit seinem neuerworbenen Reichtum, mit Swing und Champagner seine verlorene Liebe zurückzugewinnen. Zu spät merkt er, dass er sich von einer romantischen Illusion hat verführen lassen.
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Edition Availability
Cover of: The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
2021-01-17, Project Gutenberg
Digital Book in English
Cover of: El Gran Gatsby
El Gran Gatsby
2014, Editorial Digital
Electronic resource in Spanish
Cover of: Der große Gatsby
Der große Gatsby
2007, Diogenes
Paperback in German
Cover of: The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
2004, Scribner
Paperback in English - Scribner trade pbk. ed. (18)
Cover of: The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
2000 February 24, Penguin Books
Paperback in English
Cover of: The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
1996, Scribner Classics
Hardcover in English - printing (16)
Cover of: The great Gatsby
The great Gatsby
1995, G.K. Hall, Chivers Press
in English
Cover of: The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
1992, Collier Books, Maxwell Macmillan Canada, Maxwell Macmillan International
paperback in English - 1st Collier Books ed. (7)
Cover of: Wielki Gatsby
Wielki Gatsby
1991, COMFORT Oficyna Wydawnicza
Paperback in Polish
Cover of: The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
1978-03, Bantam Books
Mass Market Paperback in English - Bantam Edition, 6th printing; Movie Tie-In
Cover of: The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby: a facsimile of the manuscript
1973, Microcard Editions Books
Hardcover in English
Cover of: The Great Gatsby
The Great Gatsby
1953, Charles Scribner's Sons
Paperback in English

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Zurich, Switzerland

Edition Notes

Series
Tasenbuch 23692
Copyright Date
2006
Translation Of
The Great Gatsby
Translated From
English

Contributors

Translator
Bettina Abarbanell
Afterword
Paul Ingendaay

The Physical Object

Format
Paperback
Number of pages
256

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL26492261M
ISBN 10
3257236921
ISBN 13
9783257236927
amazon.de_asin
3257236921
Goodreads
17451761

Work Description

Here is a novel, glamorous, ironical, compassionate – a marvelous fusion into unity of the curious incongruities of the life of the period – which reveals a hero like no other – one who could live at no other time and in no other place. But he will live as a character, we surmise, as long as the memory of any reader lasts.

"There was something gorgeous about him, some heightened sensitivity to the promises of life.... It was an extraordinary gift for hope, a romantic readiness such as I have never found in any other person and which it is not likely I shall ever find again."

It is the story of this Jay Gatsby who came so mysteriously to West Egg, of his sumptuous entertainments, and of his love for Daisy Buchanan – a story that ranges from pure lyrical beauty to sheer brutal realism, and is infused with a sense of the strangeness of human circumstance in a heedless universe.

It is a magical, living book, blended of irony, romance, and mysticism.

--first edition jacket



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