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Enthusiast A Life of Thornton Wilder, 1983 Gilbert Harrison

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 The Enthusiast, 1983 by Gilbert A. Harrison, is a bright and lively biography of Thornton Wilder (1897-1975).

  • Who can forget the man who
  •  gave the world such lasting plays as Our Town and The skin of Our Teeth
  • and the novel that still stimulates our lives, The Bridge of San Luis Rey.

This 403 page book includes 24 glossy photographs in a literary portrait section that brings to life this creative and imaginative writer and performer.

There is some slight foxing, but the book is in good condition except for the very colorful dust jacket which has two slight tears near the top front and wear on its edges.

Hard cover. First edition. The book measures 6 inches by 9 1/2 inches by 1 3/4 inches.

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