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Bedrock and paradox : the literary landscape of Edward Abbey

Author: David M Pozza
Publisher: New York : Peter Lang, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This book focuses on Abbey's aesthetic and philosophy of paradox as they are reflected in his writings, and explores his literary technique of blurring traditional genres regarding fiction and non-fiction. Until now, no study has sufficiently treated the full complexity of Abbeys writing throughout his career - making this particular work not only original, but important."--Jacket.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Pozza, David M.
Bedrock and paradox.
New York : Peter Lang, ©2006
(OCoLC)607794377
Named Person: Edward Abbey; Edward Abbey; Edward Abbey; Edward Abbey
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: David M Pozza
ISBN: 0820463302 9780820463308
OCLC Number: 70267130
Description: viii, 99 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Ed Rock and paradox : the operative opposites in Desert Solitaire --
Dear Abbey, you ain't what you are and you are what you ain't : the fiction behind the truth in Abbey's "nonfiction" --
The fact in the fiction : the Indiana, Pennsylvania novels --
Look westward, Abbey : the western novels.
Responsibility: David M. Pozza.
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"This book focuses on Abbey's aesthetic and philosophy of paradox as they are reflected in his writings, and explores his literary technique of blurring traditional genres regarding fiction and non-fiction. Until now, no study has sufficiently treated the full complexity of Abbeys writing throughout his career - making this particular work not only original, but important."--Jacket.

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