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Understanding fiction

Author: Cleanth Brooks; Robert Penn Warren
Publisher: New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts [1959]
Edition/Format:   Book : English : 2d edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Brooks, Cleanth, 1906-1994.
Understanding fiction.
New York, Appleton-Century-Crofts [1959]
(OCoLC)575208451
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Cleanth Brooks; Robert Penn Warren
OCLC Number: 332960
Description: 688 pages 25 cm
Contents: The attack on the fort / Francis Parkman --
Sir Tatton Sykes / Christopher Sykes --
Captain Isaiah Sellers / Mark Twain --
Lady Blessington / Peter Quennell --
R.M.S. Titanic / Hanson Baldwin --
The man who would be king / Rudyard Kipling --
The secret life of Walter Mitty / James Thurbur --
The lottery / Shirley Jackson --
The girls in their summer dresses / Irwin Shaw --
The furnished room / O. Henry --
De mortuis / John Collier --
The necklace / Guy de Maupassant --
An occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge / Ambrose Bierce --
A piece of news / Eudora Welty --
I see you never / Ray Bradbury --
Haircut / Ring Lardner --
Crossing into Poland / Isaac Babel --
War / Luigi Pirandello --
The bride comes to Yellow Sky / Stephen Crane --
Tennessee's partner / Bret Harte --
Araby / James Joyce --
The drunkard / Frank O'Connor --
The lament / Anton Chekhov --
Tickets, please / D.H. Lawrence --
Eventide / James Purdy --
Old Red / Caroline Gordon --
Cruel and barbarous treatment / Mary McCarthy --
A domestic dilemma / Carson McCullers --
Christ in Flanders / Honoré de Balzac --
Love : three pages from a sportsman's book / Guy de Maupassant --
Love / Jesse Stuart --
The killers / Ernest Hemingway --
The fly / Katherine Mansfield --
I want to know why / Sherwood Anderson --
The adulterous woman / Albert Camus --
A rose for Emily / William Faulkner --
A good man is hard to find / Flannery O'Connor --
In the penal colony / Franz Kafka --
Through the quinquina glass / William Sansom --
The bitch / Colette --
A father-to-be / Saul Bellow --
The fight / Dylan Thomas --
The far and the near / Thomas Wolfe --
The sensible thing / F. Scott Fitzgerald --
A Christmas memory / Truman Capote --
Realpolitik / Angus Wilson --
The sailor boy's tale / Isak Dinesen --
Amy Foster / Joseph Conrad --
The killing of the dragon / Dino Buzzati --
Dermuche / Marcel Aymé --
Disorder and early sorrow / Thomas Mann --
No place for you, my love ; How I write / Eudora Welty --
Goodbye, my brother ; What happened / John Cheever --
Noon wine ; "Noon Wine" : the sources / Katherine Anne Porter --
Blackberry winter ; "Blackberry winter" : a recollection / Robert Penn Warren.
Responsibility: [by] Cleanth Brooks [and] Robert Penn Warren.

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