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The Trip to Echo Spring free pdf A "New York Times "Notable Book of 2014A "Time" "Magazine "Notable Book of 2014 Olivia Laing's widely acclaimed account of how writers in the grip of alcoholism created some of the greatest works of American literature In "The Trip to Echo Spring," Olivia Laing takes a journey across America, examining the links between creativity and alcohol in the work and lives of six extraordinary men: F. Scott Fitzgerald, Ernest Hemingway, Tennessee Williams, John Berryman, John Cheever, and Raymond Carver. Captivating and highly original, "The Trip to Echo Spring" strips away the myth of the alcoholic writer to reveal the terrible price creativity can exert.

About Olivia Laing

Olivia Laing is the author of "To the River," published by Canongate to critical acclaim, and shortlisted for the Ondaatje Prize. She was deputy books editor of the "Observer," and writes for "The Guardian, " "New Statesman, " and "The" "Times Literary Supplement, "among other publications. She lives in Cambridge.

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Author : Olivia Laing
Publisher : Picador USA
Data Published : 28 October 2014
ISBN : 1250063736
EAN : 9781250063731
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 353 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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