The twenties; American writing in the postwar decade.

New, rev. ed.. New York, Collier Books [1962] .

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Subjects American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American literature.
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947.
Crane, Hart, 1899-1932 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Crane, Hart, 1899-1932.
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Eliot, T. S. (Thomas Stearns), 1888-1965.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Emerson, Ralph Waldo, 1803-1882.
États-Unis -- Histoire -- 1919-1933.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940.
Guerre mondiale, 1914-1918 -- États-Unis -- Influence.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961.
Influence (Literary, artistic, etc.)
Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951.
Literatura Norte Americana.
Littérature américaine -- 1900-1945 -- Histoire et critique.
Littérature américaine -- 20e siècle -- Histoire et critique.
Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972.
United States -- History -- 1919-1933.
United States.
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892 -- Criticism and interpretation.
Whitman, Walt, 1819-1892.
World War, 1914-1918 -- United States -- Influence.
Series Collier books ; BS106.
Description 516 pages 18 cm.
Copyright Date [1962]
Contents The Temper of the 1920's -- The Old Gang and the New -- The Bohemian -- The Expatriate -- The Text: Ezra Pound's Hugh Selwyn Mauberley -- The War and the Postwar Temper -- The War to Save Ideals -- The Nightmare -- I Had Seen Nothing Sacred -- The Unreasonable Wound -- An Old Bitch Gone in the Teeth -- The Text: Hemingway's The Sun Also Rises -- The Very Young -- Vanity Fair: Handbook for the Sophisticate -- The Young Cynic and the Moon-Calf -- Her Sweet Face and My New Clothes -- The Rich are Different -- The Text: Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby -- Forms of traditionalism -- Using the American Past -- Emerson, Whitman, and the Silouette of Sweeney -- Impressionistic Versions of American History -- Humanism: the Classical Past -- The Southern Past -- The Text: Willa Cather's Two Worlds -- Forms of Experiment and Improvisation -- The Image and Last Year's Magazines -- Some Imaginary Gardens with Real Toads in Them -- The Color and Shape of the Thing Seen: Gertrude Stein -- Cry I! I! I! Forever ... -- Pure Psychic Automatism: Some Extremes of Improvisation -- Mr. Zero and Other Ciphers: Experiments on the Stage -- The Text: Hart Crane's The Bridge: The Crisis in Experiment -- Science and the Precious Object -- The Problem -- The Technological Fallacy -- The Pre-Industrial Illusion -- The Affair of Dayton, Tennessee -- Science, Poetry, and Belief -- The Text: T.S. Eliot's The Waste Land -- Critiques of the Middle Class -- The Booboisie -- Philistine and Puritan -- The Midwest as Metaphor -- The Liberals and the Public Life of the Middle Class -- The Anarchist and the Radical Hope -- Sacco and Vanzetti as Leftist Heroes -- The Text: Sinclair Lewis's Babbitt -- Some Perspectives on the 1920's -- The Snow of 1929 -- Spirits Grown Eliotic -- The Uses of Innocence -- Appendixes -- Another look at the twenties -- Biographies -- Chronology, 1915-1932 -- Selected bibliography -- A note on books that have appeared between 1955 and 1962.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)965071
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Hoffman, Frederick John.
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