Blake Bailey's Cheever PDF

By Blake Bailey

ISBN-10: 1400043948

ISBN-13: 9781400043941

ISBN-10: 1400079683

ISBN-13: 9781400079681

ISBN-10: 1433263998

ISBN-13: 9781433263996

John Cheever spent a lot of his occupation impersonating an ideal suburban gentleman, the higher to turn into one of many prime chroniclers of postwar the US. Written with extraordinary entry to crucial sources—including Cheever’s sizeable magazine, just a fraction of which has ever been published—Bailey’s Cheever is a beautiful instance of the biographer’s artwork and an excellent tribute to an important author.

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