'There is no one quite like him, and if you do not know his work you should' Erica Wagner, THE TIMES ' Gore Vidal is the most elegant, erudite and eclectic writer of his generation' Roy Hattersley, THE GUARDIAN 'A figure whose vibrant verbal presence has itself been an essential of part of American cultural life for the past fifty-odd years' Sylvia Brownrigg, TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
GORE VIDAL is the author of twenty-two novels, five plays, many screenplays, more than two hundred essays, and the critically lauded, Palimpsest: A Memoir. Vidal's United States (Essays 1952-1992) won the 1993 National Book Award. Gore Vidal lives in Beverly Hills, California. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.See all Editorial Reviews