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The bit between my teeth : a literary chronicle of 1950-1965

Author: Edmund Wilson
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, ©1965.
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This book, with its companion volumes "The shores of light" and "Classics and commercials", provides a chronicle of the literary world in America and Europe from the twenties to the present.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edmund Wilson
OCLC Number: 253151
Description: viii, 694 pages ; 20 cm
Contents: A modest self-tribute --
John Peale Bishop --
Sheilah Graham and Scott Fitzgerald --
Mencken through the wrong end of the telescope --
The last phase of Bernard Shaw --
A miscellany of Max Beerbohm --
The pre-presidential T.R. --
The Holmes-Laski correspondence --
George Ade: the city uncle --
"The country I remember" --
Logan Pearsall Smith: Hannah Whitall Smith ; The ghost of an Anglophile ; The narrative of Robert Gathorne-Hardy --
Eric Partridge, the word king --
André Malraux: the museum without walls --
Mario Praz: The romantic agony --
The vogue of the Marquis de Sade --
The documents on the Marquis de Sade --
Swinburne's letters and novels --
Emergence of Angus Wilson --
Is it possible to pat Kingsley Amis? --
Cavalier and Yankee --
The James Branch Cabell case reopened --
James Branch Cabell: 1879-1958 --
Oo, those awful orcs! --
Bees, wasps and bombers --
Mycophile and mycophobe --
W.H. Auden in America --
"Miss Buttle" and "Mr. Eliot" --
Words of ill-omen --
Doctor Life and his guardian angel --
Legend and symbol in Doctor Zhivago --
Donmanship --
The albums of Edward Gorey --
Max Nomad and Waclaw Machajski --
George F. Kennan --
That summer in Paris --
Dawn Powell: Greenwich Village in the fifties --
An interview with Edmund Wilson --
Newton Arvin's Longfellow --
A postscript to Fowler: current clichés and solecisms --
More notes on current clichés --
Every man his own Eckermann --
My fifty years with dictionaries and grammars --
The genie of the Via Giulia.
Responsibility: by Edmund Wilson.

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This book, with its companion volumes "The shores of light" and "Classics and commercials", provides a chronicle of the literary world in America and Europe from the twenties to the present.

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