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Savage Beauty:  The Life of Edna Saint Vincent Millay
 

Savage Beauty: The Life of Edna Saint Vincent Millay

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Savage Beauty
Nancy Milford
ISBN: 0375760814
Softcover, 550 pages
Random House Trade Paperback, 2002

Thomas Hardy once said that America had two great attractions: the skyscraper and the poetry of Edna St. Vincent Millay. The most famous poet of the Jazz Age, Millay captivated the nation: She smoked in public, took many lovers (men and women, single and married), flouted convention sensationally, and became the embodiment of the New Woman.

Thirty years after her landmark biography of Zelda Fitzgerald, Nancy Milford returns with an iconic portrait of this passionate, fearless woman who obsessed America even as she tormented herself. Chosen by USA Today as one of the top ten books of the year, Savage Beauty is a triumph in the art of biography. Millay was an American original--one of those rare characters, like Sylvia Plath and Ernest Hemingway, whose lives were even more dramatic than their art.

This copy is without writing, marks or tears, some cover wear including spine creases, pages are tanning slightly at the edges, no remainder marks, not ex-library.
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