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Fame & folly : essays

Author: Cynthia Ozick
Publisher: New York : Vintage International, 1997, ©1996.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Vintage International edView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cynthia Ozick
ISBN: 0679767541 9780679767541 0679446907 9780679446903
OCLC Number: 37603687
Awards: Winner of Literary Award (Art of the Essay) 1997
Short-listed for National Book Critics Circle Award (Criticism) 1996
Description: xii, 290 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: T.S. Eliot at 101 : the man who suffers and the mind which creates --
Alfred Chester's wig : images standing fast --
Our kinsman, Mr. Trollope --
What Henry James knew --
Isaac Babel and the identity question --
George Steiner and the errata of history --
Mark Twain's Vienna --
Saul Bellow's Broadway --
Rushdie in the Louvre --
Of Christian heroism --
Existing things --
The break --
Old hand as novice --
Seymour : homage to a bibliophile --
Helping T.S. Eliot write better (notes toward a definitive bibliography) --
Against modernity : annals of the temple, 1918-1927 --
It takes a great deal of history to produce a little literature.
Other Titles: Fame and folly
Responsibility: by Cynthia Ozick.
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