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Tender Buttons by Gertrude Stein

Submitted by on March 12, 2008 – 12:45 pm



Tender Buttons – Objects A4 | US Letter PDF 397Kb
Tender Buttons – Food (Part 1) A4 | US Letter PDF 323Kb
Tender Buttons – Food (Part 2) A4 | US Letter PDF 326Kb
Tender Buttons – Rooms A4 | US Letter PDF 359Kb

About : Tender Buttons is an experimental piece which re-defines a series of common-place words and phrases.

First Published in 1914
Public Domain Text from Project Gutenberg

Gertrude Stein (1874-1946) was an avant-garde American writer who lived and worked in Paris for most of her life.

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