The Diamond as Big as the Ritz & Other Stories (Wordsworth Classics)

3.5 avg rating
( 2 ratings by GoodReads )
 
9781853262128: The Diamond as Big as the Ritz & Other Stories (Wordsworth Classics)

This Wordsworth Edition includes an exclusive Introduction and Notes by Stuart Hutchinson, University of Kent at Canterbury.

The Diamond as Big as the Ritz is an ominous fable about the pursuit of great wealth. Readers will be transported to a fabulous fantasy land of such opulence that its very existence has to remain a jealously guarded secret.

Fatal consequences lie in store for 'bona fide' guests and uninvited visitors alike, while the sybaritic luxury of the place is evoked in an effortless prose style which is quintessentially F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Also featured in this volume are The Cut-Glass Bowl, May Day, The Rich Boy, Crazy Sunday, An Alcoholic Case, The Lees of Happiness, The Lost Decade and Babylon Revisited.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Product Description:

With an Introduction and Notes by Stuart Hutchinson, University of Kent at Canterbury.

The Diamond as Big as the Ritz is an ominous fable about the pursuit of great wealth. Readers will be transported to a fabulous fantasy land of such opulence that its very existence has to remain a jealously guarded secret. Fatal consequences lie in store for 'bona fide' guests and uninvited visitors alike, while the sybaritic luxury of the place is evoked in an effortless prose style which is quintessentially F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Also featured in this volume are The Cut-Glass Bowl, May Day, The Rich Boy, Crazy Sunday, An Alcoholic Case, The Lees of Happiness, The Lost Decade and Babylon Revisited.

Product Description:

The Diamond as Big as the Ritz is an ominous fable about the pursuit of great wealth. Readers will be transported to a fabulous fantasy land of such opulence that its very existence has to remain a jealously guarded secret. Fatal consequences lie in store for 'bona fide' guests and uninvited visitors alike, while the sybaritic luxury of the place is evoked in an effortless prose style which is quintessentially F. Scott Fitzgerald. Also featured in this volume are The Cut-Glass Bowl, May Day, The Rich Boy, Crazy Sunday, An Alcoholic Case, The Lees of Happiness, The Lost Decade and Babylon Revisited.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Published by Wordsworth Editions Ltd, United Kingdom (1999)
ISBN 10: 1853262129 ISBN 13: 9781853262128
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wordsworth Editions Ltd, United Kingdom, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New edition. 194 x 124 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. With an Introduction and Notes by Stuart Hutchinson, University of Kent at Canterbury. The Diamond as Big as the Ritz is an ominous fable about the pursuit of great wealth. Readers will be transported to a fabulous fantasy land of such opulence that its very existence has to remain a jealously guarded secret. Fatal consequences lie in store for bona fide guests and uninvited visitors alike, while the sybaritic luxury of the place is evoked in an effortless prose style which is quintessentially F. Scott Fitzgerald. Also featured in this volume are The Cut-Glass Bowl, May Day, The Rich Boy, Crazy Sunday, An Alcoholic Case, The Lees of Happiness, The Lost Decade and Babylon Revisited. Bookseller Inventory # AAU9781853262128

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
3.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Published by Wordsworth Editions Ltd, United Kingdom (1999)
ISBN 10: 1853262129 ISBN 13: 9781853262128
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Seller
The Book Depository US
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wordsworth Editions Ltd, United Kingdom, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New edition. 194 x 124 mm. Language: English . Brand New Book. With an Introduction and Notes by Stuart Hutchinson, University of Kent at Canterbury. The Diamond as Big as the Ritz is an ominous fable about the pursuit of great wealth. Readers will be transported to a fabulous fantasy land of such opulence that its very existence has to remain a jealously guarded secret. Fatal consequences lie in store for bona fide guests and uninvited visitors alike, while the sybaritic luxury of the place is evoked in an effortless prose style which is quintessentially F. Scott Fitzgerald. Also featured in this volume are The Cut-Glass Bowl, May Day, The Rich Boy, Crazy Sunday, An Alcoholic Case, The Lees of Happiness, The Lost Decade and Babylon Revisited. Bookseller Inventory # AAU9781853262128

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
4.08
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott
ISBN 10: 1853262129 ISBN 13: 9781853262128
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller
GreatBookPrices
(Columbia, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 3523171-n

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
2.03
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.13
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott
ISBN 10: 1853262129 ISBN 13: 9781853262128
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Ria Christie Collections
(Uxbridge, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: New. Not Signed; With an Introduction and Notes by Stuart Hutchinson, University of Kent at Canterbury. The Diamond as Big as the Ritz is an ominous fable about the pursuit of great wealth. Readers will be transported to a fabulous fantasy land of such opulence that its very existence has to remain a jealously guard. book. Bookseller Inventory # ria9781853262128_rkm

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
1.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.34
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Published by Wordsworth Editions Ltd 1994-08-01|NU-BER-00298159 (1994)
ISBN 10: 1853262129 ISBN 13: 9781853262128
New Paperback Quantity Available: 5
Seller
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wordsworth Editions Ltd 1994-08-01|NU-BER-00298159, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. 9781853262128. Bookseller Inventory # NU-BER-00298159

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
2.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.01
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Published by Wordsworth Edition (1999)
ISBN 10: 1853262129 ISBN 13: 9781853262128
New Softcover First Edition Quantity Available: > 20
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wordsworth Edition, 1999. Book Condition: New. Includes stories such as: The Diamond as Big as the Ritz, The Cut-Glass Bowl, May Day, The Rich Boy, Crazy Sunday, An Alcoholic Case, The Lees of Happiness, The Lost Decade and Babylon Revisited. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 128 x 15. Weight in Grams: 158. . 1999. First edition & printing in this form. Paperback. . . . . . Bookseller Inventory # V9781853262128

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From Ireland to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Published by Wordsworth Editions (1994)
ISBN 10: 1853262129 ISBN 13: 9781853262128
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller
Wormhill Books
(Hereford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wordsworth Editions, 1994. Paperback. Book Condition: New. New copy. Order before 11am to ensure same (working) day dispatch. Orders will be dispatched by 1st Class post, heavier items by 2nd Class or courier. Standard mail will be dispatched by 2nd Class post or Parcel Force. Overseas orders will be dispatched by priority airmail. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000015863

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
1.15
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Published by Wordsworth Edition
ISBN 10: 1853262129 ISBN 13: 9781853262128
New Softcover Quantity Available: > 20
Seller
Kennys Bookstore
(Olney, MD, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wordsworth Edition. Book Condition: New. Includes stories such as: The Diamond as Big as the Ritz, The Cut-Glass Bowl, May Day, The Rich Boy, Crazy Sunday, An Alcoholic Case, The Lees of Happiness, The Lost Decade and Babylon Revisited. Series Editor(s): Carabine, Dr. Keith. Series: Wordsworth Classics. Num Pages: 240 pages. BIC Classification: FA; FYB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 237 x 128 x 15. Weight in Grams: 158. . 1999. First edition & printing in this form. Paperback. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory # V9781853262128

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
6.39
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Published by Wordsworth Editions Ltd
ISBN 10: 1853262129 ISBN 13: 9781853262128
New Paperback Quantity Available: 12
Seller
THE SAINT BOOKSTORE
(Southport, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wordsworth Editions Ltd. Paperback. Book Condition: new. BRAND NEW, "The Diamond as Big as the Ritz and Other Stories (New edition), F. Scott Fitzgerald, Stuart Hutchinson, Keith Carabine, With an Introduction and Notes by Stuart Hutchinson, University of Kent at Canterbury. The Diamond as Big as the Ritz is an ominous fable about the pursuit of great wealth. Readers will be transported to a fabulous fantasy land of such opulence that its very existence has to remain a jealously guarded secret. Fatal consequences lie in store for 'bona fide' guests and uninvited visitors alike, while the sybaritic luxury of the place is evoked in an effortless prose style which is quintessentially F. Scott Fitzgerald. Also featured in this volume are The Cut-Glass Bowl, May Day, The Rich Boy, Crazy Sunday, An Alcoholic Case, The Lees of Happiness, The Lost Decade and Babylon Revisited. Bookseller Inventory # B9781853262128

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
0.97
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 5.94
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Published by Wordsworth Editions Ltd 1994-08-05, Herts (1994)
ISBN 10: 1853262129 ISBN 13: 9781853262128
New paperback Quantity Available: 9
Seller
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Wordsworth Editions Ltd 1994-08-05, Herts, 1994. paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # 9781853262128

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
2.73
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.50
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book