Portraits and Prayers by Gertrude Stein

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Portraits and Prayers is a collection of early essays and word portraits by the American writer Gertrude Stein. Her subjects often provide a description of what she observed in her Saturday salons.

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Gertrude Stein (1874–1946) was born in Allegheny, PA, of German-Jewish immigrants. She moved to Paris in 1903 and lived in France for the rest of her life. She published Ida: A Novel in 1941, eight years after she became famous for her best-selling Autobiography of Alice B. Toklas. Logan Esdale teaches at California State University, Long Beach.
Published March 13, 2013 by Random House. 212 pages
Genres: Arts & Photography, Literature & Fiction. Non-fiction

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Miss Stein includes in this book the material for the United States lectures.

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