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The metafictional muse : the works of Robert Coover, Donald Barthelme, and William H. Gass / Larry McCaffery.


Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Press, [1982] .
ISBN 0822934620

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Subjects American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
American fiction.
Barthelme, Donald -- Criticism and interpretation.
Barthelme, Donald.
Coover, Robert -- Criticism and interpretation.
Coover, Robert.
Experimental fiction, American -- History and criticism.
Experimental fiction, American.
Fiktion.
Gass, William H.
Gass, William H. (William Howard), 1924- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Gass, William H., 1924-
Gass, William H., 1924- -- Criticism and interpretation.
Roman.
USA.
Series Critical essays in modern literature.
Description xi, 300 pages ; 21 cm.
Copyright Date [1982]
©1982
Notes Includes bibliographical references (pages 281-293) and index.
Also issued online.
Contents 1. Fiction making and the metafictional muse: The fiction-making process -- The literary climate and the metafictional muse -- 2. Robert Coover and the magic of fiction making: The origin of the Brunists -- The universal baseball association, Incorporated, J. Henry Waugh, prop. -- Pricksongs and descants -- The public burning -- 3. Donald Barthelme: the aesthetics of trash: An overview of Barthelme's fictions -- Come back, Dr. Caligari -- Snow White -- 4. William H. Gass: the world within the word: Fiction and the figures of life -- Willie Masters' lonesome wife -- In the heart of the heart of the country -- Omensetter's luck -- 4. The contemporary meta-sensibility: a personal conclusion.
Genre Fiktion (Motiv)
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Fiktion (Motiv)
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)8169362
(OCoLC)ocm08169362
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities McCaffery, Larry, 1946-
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