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Number and nightmare, forms of fantasy in contemporary fiction / Jean E. Kennard.

Hamden, Conn. : Archon Books, 1975.
ISBN 0208014861, 9780208014863

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Subjects American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American fiction.
Barth, John -- Criticism and interpretation.
Barth, John.
Burgess, Anthony, 1917-1993 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Burgess, Anthony, 1917-1993.
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction.
Existentialism in literature.
Fantasy in literature.
Golding, William, 1911-1993 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Golding, William, 1911-1993.
Heller, Joseph -- Criticism and interpretation.
Heller, Joseph.
Murdoch, Iris -- Criticism and interpretation.
Murdoch, Iris.
Nightmares in literature.
Phantastischer Roman.
Purdy, James -- Criticism and interpretation.
Purdy, James.
Vonnegut, Kurt -- Criticism and interpretation.
Vonnegut, Kurt.
Description 244 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date 1975.
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-239) and index.
Contents Introduction: The post-existential world: image and counter-image -- part 1. Number: chapter 1. Joseph Heller: at war with absurdity -- chapter 2. John Barth: imitations of imitations -- chapter 3. James Purdy: fidelity to failure -- chapter 4. Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.: the sirens of satire -- part 2. Nightmare: chapter 5. Anthony Burgess: double vision -- chapter 6. Iris Murdoch: the revelation of reality -- chapter 7. William Golding: islands.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Great Britain
Network Numbers (OCoLC)1111393
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Kennard, Jean E., 1936-
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