Literary Rogues

Literary Rogues

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Andrew Shaffer's Literary Rogues is an unflinching look at the bad behavior of some of our most beloved authors, from Oscar Wilde and Edgar Allan Poe, to Ernest Hemingway and F. Scott Fitzgerald, to Hunter S. Thompson and Bret Easton Ellis.

Literary Rogues is a wildly funny and illuminating history and analysis of the bad boys and girls of lit, from the author of Great Philosophers Who Failed at Love

Part nostalgia, part serious history of Western literary movements,… (more)

Editorial reviews (2 reviews)


A fun book for lovers of literature, Literary Rogues is perfect for those in a reading slump, anyone who likes to prime their palette between books, and/or those who don’t ordinarily enjoy nonfiction.

NPR : Even Balzac Had To Intern (February 05, 2013)

Literary Rogues is far from a how-to, but it's strangely reassuring: Success isn't always instantaneous, and the antics don't really have anything to do with it.

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Book Details  


Publisher: Harper Perennial (February 05, 2013)

Format: EPUB

Page count: 320 pages

File size: 1.4 MB

Protection: DRM

Language: English


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