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The city as catalyst : a study of ten novels / Diana Festa-McCormick.

Rutherford [N.J.] : Fairleigh Dickinson University Press, [1979] .
ISBN 0838621562

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Subjects City and town life in literature.
Fiction -- History and criticism.
Roman -- Histoire et critique.
Villes dans la littérature.
Description 213 pages ; 22 cm
Copyright Date [1979]
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-208) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents Balzac's Girl with the golden eyes : Parisian masks, not faces -- Zola's L'assommoir : Paris's stranglehold on the lives of the poor -- D'Annunzio's Child of pleasure : a city's power of seduction -- Rilke's Notebooks : Paris and the phantoms of the past -- Proust's Remembrance of things past : Venice and the reality within the dream -- Bely's Saint Petersburg : a city conjured by a visionary symbolist -- Romain's Death of a nobody : a city's collective soul -- Dos Passos's Manhattan transfer : the death of a metropolis -- Durrell's Alexandria quartet : "a whore among cities" -- Butor' Passing time : the equivocal reality of a city.
Genre Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4516093
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WorldCat Identities Festa-McCormick, Diana.
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