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Author: Warren G French
Publisher: Deland, Fla., Everett/Edwards [1969]
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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French, Warren G., 1922-
Forties: fiction, poetry, drama.
Deland, Fla., Everett/Edwards [1969]
(OCoLC)654392962
Named Person: Carson McCullers; Eudora Welty; Thornton Wilder; Truman Capote; Theodore Dreiser; Wallace Stevens; Robert Penn Warren; Eugene O'Neill; Tennessee Williams; Ezra Pound; Nelson Algren; Arthur Miller; Richard Rodgers; Oscar Hammerstein, II; Nelson Algren; Truman Capote; Theodore Dreiser; Oscar Hammerstein, II; Carson McCullers; Arthur Miller; Eugene O'Neill; Ezra Pound; Richard Rodgers; Wallace Stevens; Robert Penn Warren; Eudora Welty; Thornton Wilder; Tennessee Williams
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Warren G French
OCLC Number: 11606
Description: ix, 330 pages 25 cm
Contents: Fiction : a handful of survivors / Warren French --
Poets in the inferno : civilians, C.O.'s and combatants / Dan Jaffe --
Drama : the war play comes of age / Jordan Y. Miller --
Six bronze petals and two red : Carson McCullers in the forties / A.S. Knowles, Jr. --
Eudora Welty's A curtain of green / Robert J. Griffin --
The skin of our teeth and the theatre of Thornton Wilder / Gerald Rabkin --
A nightly miracle : the early musical dramas of Rodgers and Hammerstein / Jackson R. Bryer --
American apocalypse : notes on the bomb and the failure of imagination / Kingsley Widmer --
Dreiser's Bulwark : an archaic masterpiece / Jonas Spatz --
The ultimate Plato : a reading of Wallace Stevens' Notes toward a supreme fiction / Donald Sheehan --
Reading an old best-seller : the obvious and the unobtrusive / David G. Pugh --
All the burdens of Warren's All the kings men / James H. Justus --
O'Neill's legion of losers in The iceman cometh / Sy Kahn --
The drunken wheel : Malcolm Lowry and Under the volcano / Eleanor Widmer --
The view from Lord Weary's castle / Kenneth Johnson --
The middle of the journey : Lionel Trilling and the novel of ideas / William Freedman --
Tennessee Williams : streetcar to glory / C.W.E. Bigsby --
Truman Capote : the novelist as commodity / Gene W. Ruoff --
Death of a salesman : an appreciation / Lois Gordon --
Ezra Pound and the Bollingen Prize controversy / Robert A. Corrigan --
Nelson Algren and the whole truth / Sheldon Norman Grebstein.
Responsibility: Edited by Warren French.

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