Literary Criticism

Literary Criticism

Click on Title to view full description

 
1 Bloom, Harold, edited and with Introduction by Modern Critical Views, Thomas Hardy
Chelsea House Publishers 1987 Hardcover; Seventh Printing F/F 
Fine in Fine jacket.; ISBN: 0877546452 9780877546450; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; Summary: A collection of critical essays on Hardy, his novels, and poems with a chronology of events in the author's life. Description: vi ii, 247 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm. Contents: The dynasts / Roy Morrell --The refusal of involvement / J. Hillis Miller --The return of the native : a novel of environment / Jean R. Brooks --The great web : The woodlanders / Ian Gregor --The patterns in Hardy's poetry / Dennis Taylor --Origins, history, and the reconstitution of family : Tess's journey / Jan B. Gordon --New words : Swinburne and the poetry of Thomas Hardy / Ross C. Murfin --Hardy's poetry of renunciation / Margaret Mahar --The unmanning of The mayor of Casterbridge / Elaine Showalter --Jude the obscure : reading and the spirit of the law / RamoŽn SaldiŽvar --Bathsheba's lovers : male sexuality in Far from the madding crowd / Susan Beegel. 
Price: 23.00 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
2 Hecht, Anthony The Hidden Law - The Poetry of W. H. Auden
Cambridge, MA Harvard University Press 1995 Hardcover; Second Printing F/NF 
Fine in Near Fine jacket. ISBN 0674390067; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 484 pages 
Price: 16.20 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
3 Neuman, Shirley and Nadel, Ira B. GERTRUDE STEIN
Boston Northeastern Univ. Press 1988 First Edition Hardcover; First Printing VG/VG 
vg/vg; First edition. 
Price: 22.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
4 Orvell, Miles INVISIBLE PARADE - The Fiction Of Flannery O'Connor
Philadelphia TEMPLE 1972 First Edition Hardcover; First Printing F/NF 
Fine in Near Fine jacket.; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; Subjects: O'Connor, Flannery -- Criticism and interpretation. Women and literature -- Southern States -- History -- 20th century. Southern States -- In literature. Description:xiv, 232 pages 22 cm Contents:Defining contexts and qualities -- The Mater of the south -- The Shape of belief -- Art as incarnation -- O'Connor and the American romance tradition -- Prophets and failed prophets -- The Comic balance -- A Note on style -- Wise blood -- The Background of wise blood -- Hazel Motes -- The Uses of perspective -- Enclosing spaces -- Blindness and vision -- The Subplot of Enoch Emery -- The World of wise blood -- The Violent bear it away -- Narrative structure -- Old Tarwater, Tarwater, and Rayber -- Birth by drowning -- The Act and the word -- Secular time and sacred time -- The problem of narrative control -- The Short stories -- A Good man is hard to find -- Good country people -- The Displaced person -- The Artificial nigger -- The Comforts of home -- Parker's back -- Judgement day -- Belief and fiction -- From The Geranium to judgement day -- Appendixes -- Chronological list of fiction -- Book reviews by Flannery O'Connor. 
Price: 33.30 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
 
5 Pound, Ezra THE SPIRIT OF ROMANCE
New York New Directions 1968 First Edition Thus Softcover; First Printing VG 
First edition thus. New Directions Paperbook NDP266 - reprint of the 1910 edition with considerable revisions. ; 8vo - 8" to 9" tall; 248 pages 
Price: 13.50 USD
Add to Shopping Cart
 
cookie