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The Great Gatsby is novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald, published in 1925. The narrator, Nick Carraway, is a young Princeton man who works as a bond broker in Manhattan. His neighbour at West Egg, Long Island, is Jay Gatsby, a self-made Midwesterner of considerable wealth. Nick watches as Gatsby is betrayed by his own dreams, which have been nurtured by a meretricious society.