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A private madness : the genius of Elinor Wylie

Author: Evelyn Helmick Hively
Publisher: Kent : Kent State University Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This work explores the points at which Elinor Wylie's life and her art intersect and demonstrates how Wylie ""used language and literary form to transform the chaos of her experiences"". It presents  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Hively, Evelyn Helmick.
Private madness.
Kent : Kent State University Press, ©2003
(OCoLC)606934359
Named Person: Elinor Wylie; Elinor Wylie
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Evelyn Helmick Hively
ISBN: 0873387465 9780873387460
OCLC Number: 49680115
Description: xvi, 264 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Elinor Morton Hoyt, September 1885-December 1906 --
"A power remote and exquisite" --
"Bitter springs of truth" --
"The egregious egoist" --
Elinor Hichborn, December 1906-August 1916 --
"When the world turns completely upside down" --
"My escape, my retreat" --
Elinor Wylie, August 1916-November 1923 --
"Here is my lover, here is my friend" --
"Sometimes she gives her heart" --
"Words opalescent, cool, and pearly" --
"An iridescent music to be my own" --
"I swear to you I am content" --
"This poor armour patched from desperate fears" --
"There's sorcery in it, and surprise" --
"Your grateful friends will crown your name with laurel" --
"Let us return again together" --
Elinor Benet, November 1923-December 1928 --
"Take now the burning question of morality" --
"The lady stuffed with pistachio nuts" --
"This strict ascetic habit of control" --
"Here is no peace" --
"Since we can neither run nor hide" --
"In coldest crucibles of pain" --
"A subtle spirit has my path attended" --
"Our mutable tongue is like the sea" --
"Call her not wicked" --
"In masks outrageous and austere" --
"Preoccupied by a Platonic mind" --
"A structure elegant and airy" --
"The love that speech can never render plain" --
"The pure integral form" --
"This veil concealing sorrow's face" --
"Never ask the end."
Responsibility: by Evelyn Helmick Hively.

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