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My Mentor: A Young Man's Friendship with William Maxwell

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My Mentor: A Young Man's Friendship with William Maxwell - Wilkinson, Alec
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A compelling reflection on wisdom, friendship, and the craft of writing, My Mentor is also the touching story of a young man's education at the hands of a master, William Maxwell. At age twenty-four, Alec Wilkinson approached Maxwell in hopes of being taught to write. A quarter century of friendship followed. As a fiction editor of The New Yorker, Maxwell was unquestionably one of the past century's most respected editors; as the author of the masterpieces They Came Like Swallows and So Long, See You Tomorrow, he was one ...

My Mentor: A Young Man's Friendship with William Maxwell 2003, Mariner Books, Wilmington, MA

ISBN-13: 9780618382699

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My Mentor: A Young Man's Friendship with William Maxwell 2002, Houghton Mifflin, Boston, MA

ISBN-13: 9780618123018

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