Axels Castle: A Study of the Imaginative Literature of 1870-1930

Axels Castle: A Study of the Imaginative Literature of 1870-1930

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ISBN Code : 9780374529277
Book Author : Edmund Wilson
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Total Pages : 514

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Published in 1931, Axels Castle was Edmund Wilsons first book of literary criticism--a landmark book that explores the evolution of the French Symbolist movement and considers its influence on six major twentieth-century writers: William Butler Yeats, Paul Valery, T. S. Eliot, Marcel Proust, James Joyce, and Gertrude Stein. As Alfred Kazin later wrote, Wilson was an ori

The True Story of the Novel

The True Story of the Novel

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ISBN Code : 9780813524535
Book Author : Margaret Anne Doody
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Total Pages : 313

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Twentieth-century historians and critics defending the novel have emphasized its role as superseding something else, as a sort of legitimate usurper that deposed the Epic, a replacement of myth, or religious narrative. To say that the Age of Early Christianity was really also the Age of the Novel rumples such historical tidiness��but so it was. From the outset of her discu

A Cormac McCarthy Companion: The Border Trilogy

A Cormac McCarthy Companion: The Border Trilogy

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ISBN Code : 9781578064014
Book Author : Edwin T. Arnold
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Total Pages : 278

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With essays by Edwin T. Arnold, J. Douglas Canfield, Christine Chollier, George Guillemin, Dianne C. Luce, Jacqueline Scoones, Phillip A. Snyder, Nell Sullivan, and John WegnerThe completion of Cormac McCarthys Border Trilogy--All the Pretty Horses (1992), The Crossing (1994), and Cities of the Plain (1998)--marked a major achievement in American literature. Only ten ye

Thomas Pynchons Gravitys Rainbow(Blooms Modern Critical Interpretations)

Thomas Pynchons Gravitys Rainbow(Blooms Modern Critical Interpretations)

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ISBN Code : 9781555460624
Book Author : Harold Bloom
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Total Pages : 395

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A collection of critical essays on Pynchons Gravitys Rainbow arranged in chronological order of publication.

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