My Dear Mother
Stormy, Boastful, and Tender Letters From Distinguished Sons--from Dostoevsky to ElvisBook - 1997
This fascinating collection of letters between sons and mothers offers an intimate and unexpected glimpse into the mind and heart of the artist. Here are letters by over fifty writers, painters, and musicians, from boyhood to manhood--including Elvis Presley, Ezra Pound, E. B. White, Paul Cezanne, Henry James, Henri de Toulouse-Lautrec, Richard Wagner, Victor Hugo, Jean Cocteau, Tennessee WIlliams, and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
Publisher: Chapel Hill, NC : Algonquin Books, 1997.
Characteristics: 210 p. :,ill. ;,21 cm.