Action-packed Jazz-age Paris is the backdrop for this tale of love and heartache between Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley. "The Paris Wife" provides an alternate view to Hemingway's masterpiece "A Moveable Feast." | Vancouver Public Library | BiblioCommons
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Ernest Hemingway and his first son Bumby when he was married to his first wife Hadley (1920's Paris)
Pretty Little You, 1929 (ill.: 'Hap' Hadley); ref. 5818
A deeply evocative story of ambition and betrayal, The Paris Wife captures the love affair between Ernest Hemingway and his wife Hadley. Following a whirlwind courtship and wedding, the pair set sail for Europe, where they become swept up in the hard-drinking, fast-living, and free-loving life of Jazz Age Paris—hanging out with a volatile group that includes Gertrude Stein, Ezra Pound, and F. Scott Fitzgerald.