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The Art of Youth: Crane, Carrington, Gershwin, and the Nature of First Acts

Nicholas Delbanco
Format
Book
Published
Boston : New Harvest/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2013.
Language
English
ISBN
9780544114463, 0544114469
Summary
An "inquiry into the nature of artistic prodigies who did their major work at an early age ... Nicholas Delbanco gives us a triptych of ... portraits: the American writer Stephen Crane (immortalized by The red badge of courage); British artist Dora Carrington (called 'the most neglected serious painter of her time'); and the legendary composer George Gershwin (Rhapsody in blue, Porgy and Bess)"--Jacket.
Description
xv, 205 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references.
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