The Resource Margaret Mitchell & John Marsh: : the love story behind Gone with the wind : a biography, (electronic resource)

Margaret Mitchell & John Marsh: : the love story behind Gone with the wind : a biography, (electronic resource)

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Margaret Mitchell & John Marsh: : the love story behind Gone with the wind : a biography
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Margaret Mitchell & John Marsh:
Title remainder
the love story behind Gone with the wind : a biography
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Margaret Mitchell and John Marsh
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Language
eng
Summary
In lively extracts from their letters to family and friends, John and Margaret, who also went by Peggy, describe the stormy years of their courtship, their bohemian lifestyle as a young married couple, the arduous but fulfilling years when Peggy was writing her famous novel, the thrill of its acceptance for publication and its literary success, and the excitement of the making of the movie. In telling the private side of this twenty-four-year marriage, author Marianne Walker reveals a long-suspected truth: Gone With the Wind might have never been written were it not for John Marsh. He was Peggy's best friend and constant champion, and he became her editor, proofreader, researcher, business manager, and the inspiration and motivation behind her writing. At every point, including the turbulent years of Mitchell's first marriage to Red Upshaw, it was John who provided the intellectual stimulation, emotional support, and editorial insights that allowed Peggy to channel her talents into the creation of her astounding Civil War epic. From years of meticulous research, Marianne Walker details the intimate and moving love story between a husband and wife, and between a writer and her editor
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1933-
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Walker, Marianne
Dewey number
813/.52
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no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Mitchell, Margaret
  • Mitchell, Margaret
  • Marsh, John R.
  • Marsh, John R.
  • Novelists, American
  • Novelists, American
  • Authorship
  • O'Hara, Scarlett
  • Love-letters
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
Label
Margaret Mitchell & John Marsh: : the love story behind Gone with the wind : a biography, (electronic resource)
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https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11786381
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multicolored
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MWT11786381
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unknown
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1 online resource
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  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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MWT11786381
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remote
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11786381
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
Label
Margaret Mitchell & John Marsh: : the love story behind Gone with the wind : a biography, (electronic resource)
Link
https://www.hoopladigital.com/title/11786381
Publication
Color
multicolored
Control code
MWT11786381
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Publisher number
MWT11786381
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
11786381
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web

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