Portraits and Prayers is a collection of early essays and word portraits by the American writer Gertrude Stein. Her subjects often provide a description of what she observed in her Saturday salons.
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About Gertrude Stein
Gertrude Stein was born in Allegheny, Pennsylvania–a fact she took perverse pleasure in–on February 3, 1874, into a family as vividly unconventional as one might expect of such a free spirit. Her grandparents were German-Jewish immigrants who had prospered in… More about Gertrude Stein
Published by Random House Mar 13, 2013| 272 Pages| ISBN 9780307830173