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John Dos Passos.

Author: John H Wrenn
Publisher: New York, Twayne Publishers [1962, ©1961]
Series: Twayne's United States authors series, 9.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A fresh look at Dos Passos in the context of his life and his times, and a reconsideration of his literary works, with particular attention given to the trilogy U.S.A. which is presented as a book of its author's memories.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Wrenn, John H. (John Haughton), 1920-
John Dos Passos.
New York, Twayne Publishers [1962, ©1961]
(OCoLC)576186429
Named Person: John Dos Passos; John Dos Passos; John Dos Passos
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John H Wrenn
OCLC Number: 282996
Description: 208 pages 21 cm.
Contents: A modern Telemachus --
Peregrinations in print --
Homeward bound --
Art and society--the search for form --
Art as criticism --
Three novels: tradition and the individual talent --
Three plays: time, the individual, and society --
Architect of history --
U.S.A. --
The constant quest.
Series Title: Twayne's United States authors series, 9.

Abstract:

A fresh look at Dos Passos in the context of his life and his times, and a reconsideration of his literary works, with particular attention given to the trilogy U.S.A. which is presented as a book of its author's memories.

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