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Title

A Note on Henri Rousseau and Hemingway’s "The Snows of Kilimanjaro"

Document Type

Article

Citation

Wagner-Martin, Linda. “A Note on Henri Rousseau and Hemingway’s ‘The Snows of Kilimanjaro.’” Hemingway Review 11, no. 1 (1991): 58-59.

Annotation

Source study. Recounts the needless 1910 death of French primitive painter Henri Rousseau due to blood poisoning after neglecting a cut on his leg. Posits that Hemingway may have heard the story from Gertrude Stein who had honored Rousseau with a 1908 banquet.

Published in

Hemingway Review

Volume

11

Issue

1

Date

1991

Pages

58-59

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