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The shapers of American fiction, 1798-1947.

Author: George D Snell
Publisher: New York, Cooper Square Publishers, 1961 [©1947]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [2d ed.]View all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Snell, George D. (George Dixon), 1909-
Shapers of American fiction, 1798-1947.
New York, Cooper Square Publishers, 1961 [©1947]
(OCoLC)591951598
Named Person: James Fenimore Cooper; Ernest Hemingway; Thomas Wolfe; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Washington Irving; Herman Melville; Mark Twain; John Steinbeck; Willa Cather; Edgar Allan Poe; Ambrose Bierce; Edith Wharton; Charles Brockden Brown; William Faulkner; Henry James; William Dean Howells; Ambrose Bierce; Charles Brockden Brown; Willa Cather; James Fenimore Cooper; William Faulkner; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Ernest Hemingway; William Dean Howells; Washington Irving; Henry James; Herman Melville; Edgar Allan Poe; John Steinbeck; Mark Twain; Edith Wharton; Thomas Wolfe
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: George D Snell
OCLC Number: 269682
Description: 316 pages 24 cm
Contents: Romantics: J. Fenimore Cooper: Shaper of romance --
Romantic novel: Coda --
Apocalyptics: Charles Brockden Brown: Apocalyptic --
Poe: Terror of the soul --
Herman Melville: Seeker --
Bierce and Hearn: Poe Redivivus --
Fury of William Faulkner --
Temperamentists: Washington Irving: Revaluation --
Nathaniel Hawthorne: Bystander --
Henry James: Life refracted by temperament --
Edityh Wharton and Willa Cather: James influence --
Ernest Hemingway and the "Fifth dimension" --
Education of Thomas Wolfe --
John Steinbeck: Realistic whimsy --
Realists: Howell's grasshopper --
Mark Twain: Realism and the frontier --
Naturalism Nascent: Crane and Norris --
Theodore Dreiser: Philosopher --
John Dos Passos: Literary collectivist --
Erskine Caldwell and Vardis Fisher: Nearly-Animal Kingdom --
James T. Farrell and the poverty of spirit.

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