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Download ¾ Black Sun: The Brief Transit and Violent Eclipse of Harry Crosby Û PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook × Includes an afterword by the author Harry Crosby was the godson of J P Morgan and a friend of Ernest Hemingway Living in Paris in the twenties and directing the Black SuHe shot his girlfriend the recent bride of another man and then himself Black Sun is novelist and master biographer Geoffrey Wolff's subtle and striking picture of a man who killed himself to make his life a work of ar. 5 for life interestingness 3 for book interestingness I haven't even attended one interesting orgy or done any of the interesting drugs or written any interesting terrible poetry boy this guy sure was interestinger than me

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Crosby was at the center of the wild life of the lost generation Drugs drink sex gambling the deliberate derangement of the senses in the pursuit of transcendent revelation these were Crosby's pastimes until 1929 when. Stellar writing on Wolff's part though you have to tolerate the subject because he's a bit of an ass It's the old separating art from artist thing only in this case separating biography from subject Enjoyed best the setting 20s Paris for the most part and the cast of characters lots of Lost Generation folk to whom I feel an affinity of sorts

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Black Sun The Brief Transit and Violent Eclipse of Harry CrosbyIncludes an afterword by the author Harry Crosby was the godson of J P Morgan and a friend of Ernest Hemingway Living in Paris in the twenties and directing the Black Sun Press which published James Joyce among others. WW1 left Harry brutally shell shocked He was rich handsome charming and supported the arts while taking drugs and experimenting sexually This bio packed w trivia has a Puritan American tone but who can't be wild about HarryBiographer Wolff offers exact reflections on the French as Harry lived in Paris throughout the 20s The French have elevated toleration of eccentricity to the estate of a creed he notes while being basically conventional seekers of form and balance The French are so damn sure of their own manners that they don't care what their guests are up to Foreigners always come and go; they're neither threats nor inspirations He concludes Foreigners are invisible creatures