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Fictions and events; essays in criticism and literary history.

[1st ed.].. New York, Dutton, 1971.
ISBN 0525104704, 9780525104704

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Subjects American literature -- History and criticism.
American literature.
Literature -- History and criticism.
Description 349 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents The study of literature and the recovery of the historical -- Fiction, history, myth: notes toward the discrimination of narrative forms -- Literature and the measure of "reality" -- Modern literature and the condition of exile -- The novel in a time of troubles -- Fortunes of the novel: Muriel Spark and Iris Murdoch -- American literature: traditions and talents -- "Building discourse": the genesis of Emerson's Nature -- Melville's later fiction: The rites of story-telling, The confidence man -- The art of Jewett's Pointed firs -- Edmund Wilson and his Civil War -- Witness and testament: two contemporary classics -- American notes: Being and growing ; Cummings on Cummings ; Memorial to a Golden Age ; Van Wyck Brooks's Arcadia ; Two careers: Clarence King and Henry Adams ; The nineties -and after ; The case of Wallace Stevens ; The case of Hart Crane.
Genre Aufsatzsammlung.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)165121
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Berthoff, Warner.
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