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The picaresque element in A Confederacy of Dunces

Author: Greg Giddings
Publisher: 1993.
Dissertation: M.A. Midwestern State University, Wichita Falls, Tex. 1993
Edition/Format:   Thesis/dissertation : Thesis/dissertation : Manuscript   Archival Material : English

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Named Person: John Kennedy Toole
Material Type: Thesis/dissertation, Manuscript
Document Type: Book, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Greg Giddings
OCLC Number: 28951418
Description: 87 leaves ; 28 cm
Responsibility: by Greg Giddings.


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Solid and unique though not inspired Toole criticism

by vleighton (WorldCat user published 2011-12-01) Very Good Permalink

This MA Thesis is a solid study of Confederacy. Although other critics have described Ignatius as a picaro (Elizabeth Bell, Byrne as interviewed by Palumbo, Patteson and Sauret), none of those critics carefully investigated Giddings' thesis. Giddings uses...
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