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Classics and commercials: : a literary chronicle of the forties

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Classics and commercials: : a literary chronicle of the forties
Title
Classics and commercials:
Title remainder
a literary chronicle of the forties
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
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1895-1972
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Wilson, Edmund
Dewey number
804
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS221
LC item number
.W55
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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  • American literature
  • Literature, Modern
  • Littérature américaine
  • Littérature
Label
Classics and commercials: : a literary chronicle of the forties
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Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A selection of ... literary articles written during the nineteen forties."
Contents
  • Facing the Pacific
  • Max Eastman in 1941
  • T.K. Whipple
  • The antrobuses and the earwickers
  • Alexander Woollcott of the phalanx
  • The poetry of Angelica Balabanoff
  • Mr. Joseph E. Davies as a stylist
  • Thoughts on being bibliographed
  • Through the embassy window: Harold Nicolson
  • Kay Boyle and the Saturday Evening Post
  • Archibald MacLeish and the word
  • The life and times of John Barrymore
  • "Never apologize, never explain": the art of Evelyn Waugh
  • John Mulholland and the art of illusion
  • What became of Louis Bromfield
  • J. Dover Wilson on Falstaff
  • A toast and a tear for Dorothy Parker
  • A treatise on tales of horror
  • A guide to Finnegans wake
  • A novel by Salvador Dali
  • A long talk about Jane Austen
  • Van Wyck Brooks's second phase
  • "You can't do this to me!" shrilled Celia
  • Aldous Huxley in the world beyond time
  • Vladimir Nabokov on Gogol
  • Katherine Anne Porter
  • A picture to hang in the library: Brooks's Age of Irving
  • Why do people read detective stories?
  • Bernard Shaw on the training of a statesman
  • Reexamining Dr. Johnson
  • Leonid Leonov: the sophistication of a formula
  • Who cares who killed Roger Ackroyd?
  • The boys in the back room:
  • "Mr. Holmes, they were the footprints of a gigantic hound!"
  • Glenway Wescott's war work
  • A cry from the unquiet grave
  • Tales of the marvellous and the ridiculous
  • Thackeray's letters: a Victorian document
  • Splendors and miseries of Evelyn Waugh
  • George Saintsbury's centenary
  • Ambushing a best-seller
  • The apotheosis of Somerset Maugham
  • William Saroyan and his darling old Providence
  • James M. Cain
  • Oscar Wilde: "One must always seek what is most tragic"
  • George Grosz in the United States
  • An old friend of the family: Thackeray
  • Gilbert without Sullivan
  • George Saintsbury: gourmet and glutton
  • Books of etiquette and Emily Post
  • A dissenting opinion on Kafka
  • Jean-Paul Sartre: the novelist and the existentialist
  • The musical glasses of Peacock
  • Edith Wharton: a memoir by an English friend
  • John O'Hara
  • The sanctity of Baudelaire
  • Van Wyck Brooks on the Civil War period
  • An analysis of Max Beerbohm
  • The original of Tolstoy's Natasha
  • "The most unhappy man on Earth"
  • William Faulkner's reply to the civil-rights program
  • In memory of Octave Mirbeau
  • A revival of Ronald Firbank
  • Paul Rosenfeld: three phases
  • William Saroyan
  • Hans Otto Storm
  • John Steinbeck
Extent
1 online resource (x, 534 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029261918
Label
Classics and commercials: : a literary chronicle of the forties
Link
Publication
Note
"A selection of ... literary articles written during the nineteen forties."
Contents
  • Facing the Pacific
  • Max Eastman in 1941
  • T.K. Whipple
  • The antrobuses and the earwickers
  • Alexander Woollcott of the phalanx
  • The poetry of Angelica Balabanoff
  • Mr. Joseph E. Davies as a stylist
  • Thoughts on being bibliographed
  • Through the embassy window: Harold Nicolson
  • Kay Boyle and the Saturday Evening Post
  • Archibald MacLeish and the word
  • The life and times of John Barrymore
  • "Never apologize, never explain": the art of Evelyn Waugh
  • John Mulholland and the art of illusion
  • What became of Louis Bromfield
  • J. Dover Wilson on Falstaff
  • A toast and a tear for Dorothy Parker
  • A treatise on tales of horror
  • A guide to Finnegans wake
  • A novel by Salvador Dali
  • A long talk about Jane Austen
  • Van Wyck Brooks's second phase
  • "You can't do this to me!" shrilled Celia
  • Aldous Huxley in the world beyond time
  • Vladimir Nabokov on Gogol
  • Katherine Anne Porter
  • A picture to hang in the library: Brooks's Age of Irving
  • Why do people read detective stories?
  • Bernard Shaw on the training of a statesman
  • Reexamining Dr. Johnson
  • Leonid Leonov: the sophistication of a formula
  • Who cares who killed Roger Ackroyd?
  • The boys in the back room:
  • "Mr. Holmes, they were the footprints of a gigantic hound!"
  • Glenway Wescott's war work
  • A cry from the unquiet grave
  • Tales of the marvellous and the ridiculous
  • Thackeray's letters: a Victorian document
  • Splendors and miseries of Evelyn Waugh
  • George Saintsbury's centenary
  • Ambushing a best-seller
  • The apotheosis of Somerset Maugham
  • William Saroyan and his darling old Providence
  • James M. Cain
  • Oscar Wilde: "One must always seek what is most tragic"
  • George Grosz in the United States
  • An old friend of the family: Thackeray
  • Gilbert without Sullivan
  • George Saintsbury: gourmet and glutton
  • Books of etiquette and Emily Post
  • A dissenting opinion on Kafka
  • Jean-Paul Sartre: the novelist and the existentialist
  • The musical glasses of Peacock
  • Edith Wharton: a memoir by an English friend
  • John O'Hara
  • The sanctity of Baudelaire
  • Van Wyck Brooks on the Civil War period
  • An analysis of Max Beerbohm
  • The original of Tolstoy's Natasha
  • "The most unhappy man on Earth"
  • William Faulkner's reply to the civil-rights program
  • In memory of Octave Mirbeau
  • A revival of Ronald Firbank
  • Paul Rosenfeld: three phases
  • William Saroyan
  • Hans Otto Storm
  • John Steinbeck
Extent
1 online resource (x, 534 pages)
Form of item
online
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)1029261918

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