The picaresque saint : representative figures in contemporary fiction / R.W.B. Lewis.

[1st ed.].. Philadelphia, Lippincott, [1959 [1958] .

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Subjects Fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Roman français -- 20e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Description 317 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date [1959 [1958]
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents The sense of life -- Alberto Moravia: eros and existence: The sexual aspect ; The strategy of conversion ; The tragicomedy of existence ; The supremacy of sadness -- Albert Camus: the compassionate mind: The force of indifference ; The forgotten marriage ; The long divorce: The stranger and The myth of Sisyphus ; The dramatic art ; The compassionate "no": The plague and The rebel ; The distance between: The fall -- Ignazio Silone: the politics of charity: The artist in action ; Roman rebel and medieval saint ; Moscow and the retreat from Moscow ; Letters in exile: Fontamara -- Bread and wine: the picaresque saint ; Trials of the word ; The politics of charity -- 5. William Faulkner: the hero in the new world: The Steinbeck perspective ; Faulkner in the old world ; "The bear": America transcended ; The loss of impurity -- 6. Graham Greene: the religious affair: Between the horror and the glory ; The destructive element ; The "Trilogy" ; The divine intrigue -- Epilogue: The shared reality: the shadow of André Malraux.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)964727
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Lewis, R. W. B.
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