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The Great Gatsby Reading Guide: Understanding Francis Scott Fitzgerald’s Classic Novel

The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby Introduction The Great Gatsby by Francis Scott Fitzgerald is a quintessential American novel that explores the decadence and disillusionment of the Jazz Age. Published in 1925, it is set in the prosperous Long Island towns of West Egg and East Egg, where lavish parties, extravagant lifestyles, and greed prevail. Through the eyes …