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Prufrock: Chateaubriand’s Memoirs, the Forgotten Dean of the Harlem Renaissance, and the Return of Debtors’ Prison

Reviews and News: Revisiting François-René de Chateaubriand’s memoirs: “Chateaubriand, who had been working on his memoirs intermittently since around 1803, had quite a life story to tell, which is apparently why his publisher was willing to fund the writer’s retirement to get the manuscript.Read more on WeeklyStandard.com Original Article

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Turmoil and Travel

In 1885, nearly broke from bad investments and dying of cancer, Ulysses S. Grant spent his final days writing the bestselling memoir that gave his family financial security after he was gone.Read more on WeeklyStandard.com Original Article

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