WorldCat Identities

Wilson, Edmund

Overview
Works: 6 works in 8 publications in 1 language and 10 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PN771, 810.82
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Most widely held works by Edmund Wilson
O Canada, an American's notes on Canadian culture by Edmund Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 1965 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Unbound galley proofs. Label pasted to cover sheet states the publication date as April 22 and gives the tentative price as $6.00
Classics and commercials: a literary chronicle of the forties by Edmund Wilson( Book )

2 editions published between 1952 and 1958 in Undetermined and English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Archibald MacLeish and the word -- Van Wyck Brooks's second phase -- The boys in the back room: James M. Cain ; n O'Hara ; William Saroyan ; Hans Otto Storm ; John Steinbeck ; 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 -- 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 -- "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? -- "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 -- Oscar Wilde: One must always seek what is most tragic -- George Grosz in the United States -- An old friend of the family: Thackery -- 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 -- 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 reivival of Ronald Firbank -- Paul Rosenfedl: three phases
The Genie of the Via Giulia by Edmund Wilson( )

1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Europe without Baedeker; sketches among the ruins of Italy, Greece, and England, together with notes from a European diary, 1963-1964 by Edmund Wilson( Book )

2 editions published between 1947 and 1967 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The shock of recognition by Edmund Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 1955 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Contents: Vol. I, The nineteenth century; Vol. II, The twentieth century
Axel's castle; a study in the imaginative literature of 1870-1930 by Edmund Wilson( Book )

1 edition published in 1962 in Undetermined and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Examines the symbolist literature of Europe and the United States in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Discusses the work of W. B. Yeats, T, S. Eliot, Marcel Proust, and James Joyce
 
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