1937 1037 pages no dust jacket light blue cloth boards with brown lettering pages are slightly yellowed with light foxing to text block edge and dog earing inside, inscription to the front endpapers noticeable dog earing within binding is firm with. First edition of the author's classic novel octavo, original gray cloth signed by margaret mitchell on the front free end paper first. Gone with the wind (9781416548942) by margaret mitchell. Plot summary: widely considered the great american novel, and often remembered for its epic film version, gone with the wind explores the depth of human passions with an intensity as bold as its setting in the red hills of georgia a superb piece of storytelling, it vividly depicts.
Margaret munnerlyn mitchell (november 8, 1900 - august 16, 1949) was an american author and journalist one novel by mitchell was published during her lifetime, the american civil war-era novel, gone with the wind, for which she won the national book award for most distinguished novel of 1936. It's one of the best-selling books ever bound between covers, but that's not what makes margaret mitchell's magnificent mint julep of a novel great. This is a vintage hard cover book gone with the wind by margaret mitchell published by macmillan this is a first edition, 1936 condition is very good - no missing or loose pages, normal wear to cov. Gone with the wind is a best-selling, controversial, civil war novel by margaret mitchel, later immortalized in the classic movie.
In this transcription of a radio interview from 1936, margaret mitchell discusses the ways in which she conducted research for gone with the wind. 20 things you might not have known about gone with the wind by therese oneill gone with the wind's original director was george cukor author margaret mitchell was fatally struck by a car 10 years after the film's release. Gone with the wind is a story about civil war, starvation, rape, murder, heartbreak and slavery it is not necessarily a book one would associate with hope.
Work is in the public domain in australia however, copyright law varies in other countries, and the work may still be under copyright in the country from which you are accessing this website it is your responsibility to check the applicable copyright laws in your country before downloading. After the civil war sweeps away the genteel life to which she has been accustomed, scarlett o'hara sets about to salvage her georgia plantation home. Gone with the wind book summary & chapter summaries of gone with the wind novel gone with the wind by margaret mitchell home / bestsellers / gone with the back at tara, scarlett's mother, ellen, has died of typhus, her two sisters are sick, and her father has gone quietly mad from grief. Gone with the wind rare book for sale this first edition, signed by margaret mitchell is available at bauman rare books. Margaret mitchell's gone with the wind, one of the best-selling novels of all time and the basis for a blockbuster 1939 movie, is published on this day in 1936.
Margaret mitchell was born on november 8, 1900 in atlanta, georgia, usa as margaret munnerlyn mitchell she is known for her work on gone with the wind (1939), luan shi yao ji (1956) and e o vento levou (1956.
Two margaret mitchell signed letters mitchell, margaret margaret mitchell signed letters two letters signed in full by margaret mitchell, author on the classic gone with the wind. Margaret mitchell was the author of gone with the wind, one of the most popular books of all time the novel was published in 1936 and sold more than a million copies in the first six months, a. Abebookscom: gone with the wind (9780446365383) by margaret mitchell and a great selection of similar new, used and collectible books available now at great prices. Margaret mitchell, the author of gone with the wind, a famous civil war era novel about a love affair during war, was born in atlanta georgia. Clark gable (1901-1960) reading the novel 'gone with the wind' by margaret mitchell his played rhett butler in the mgm film adaption of the book (photo by hulton archive/getty images.