F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald

Born: September 24, 1896

Died: December 21, 1940

Nationality: American

Occupation: Author, novelist, poet

Biography: Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald was an American author of novels and short stories, whose works are the paradigm writings of the Jazz Age, a term he coined himself. He is widely regarded as one of the greatest American writers of the 20th century. Fitzgerald is considered a member of the Lost Generation of the 1920s.

F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Action is character.”

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

Source/Notes: Love of the Last Tycoon: The Authorized Text (2003 edition), Simon and Schuster - ISBN: 9780743247405

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Source/Notes: Undated letter to his daughter Scottie (Frances Scott Fitzgerald). - Letters
Source/Notes: Glittering Things: Flappers, Fantasies & Tales of the Jazz Age (2011 edition), Special Edition Books - ISBN: 9781934255995
Source/Notes: The Complete Short Stories, Essays, and a Play (2004 edition), Simon and Schuster - ISBN: 9780743254694

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Source/Notes: The Crack-Up (2009 edition), New Directions Publishing - ISBN: 9780811218207
F. Scott Fitzgerald

“Forgotten is forgiven.”

- F. Scott Fitzgerald

Source/Notes: The Crack-Up (2009 edition), New Directions Publishing - ISBN: 9780811218207