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Twelve original essays on great American novels

Author: Charles Shapiro; Herbert Gold
Publisher: Detroit : Waynes State University Press, 1958.
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Twelve different authors discuss outstanding American fiction.
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Shapiro, Charles.
Twelve original essays on great American novels.
Detroit : Wayne State University Press, 1958
(OCoLC)575401099
Named Person: James Fenimore Cooper; Nathaniel Hawthorne; Herman Melville; Mark Twain; Stephen Crane; Henry James; Edith Wharton; Theodore Dreiser; Sherwood Anderson; F Scott Fitzgerald; Ernest Hemingway; William Faulkner
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Charles Shapiro; Herbert Gold
OCLC Number: 1916269
Notes: Bound in green cloth; stamped in gold. Dust jacket.
From the library of Helen E. Scruggs.
Description: [i-xii] 1-289 [1] pages, 1 leaf ; 21 cm
Contents: The Deerslayer, a democratic knight of the wilderness, by David Brion Davis. --
Five acts of The scarlet letter, by Malcolm Cowley. --
A re-reading of Moby Dick, by Granville Hicks. --
Wonder for Huckleberry Finn, by George P. Elliott. --
The red badge of courage, by Bernard Weisberger. --
James' Ambassadors, by Richard Chase. --
Edith Wharton's The house of Mirth, by Walter B. Rideout. --
Jennie Gerhardt: the American family and the American dream, by Charles Shapiro. --
Winesburg, Ohio: the purity and cunning of Sherwood Anderson, by Herbert Gold. --
The life of Gatsby, by John W. Aldridge. --
The death of love in The sun also rises, by Mark Spilka. --
The stillness of Light in August, by Alfred Kazin.
Other Titles: Scruggs.
Responsibility: edited by Charles Shapiro.

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Twelve different authors discuss outstanding American fiction.

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