Download PDF by Alfred Bendixen: A Companion to the American Novel

By Alfred Bendixen

ISBN-10: 1405101199

ISBN-13: 9781405101196

That includes 37 essays via unusual literary students, A better half to the yankee Novel offers a finished single-volume therapy of the improvement of the unconventional within the usa from the overdue 18th century to the current day.

  • Represents the main finished single-volume advent to this renowned literary shape presently on hand
  • Features 37 contributions from quite a lot of special literary students
  • Includes essays on subject matters and genres, old overviews, and key person works, together with The Scarlet Letter, Moby Dick, the nice Gatsby, Beloved, and plenty of extra.

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R. Burnett The Asphalt Jungle Walter Van Tilburg Clark The Track of the Cat John Dos Passos The Grand Design A. B. P. Marquand Point of No Return John O’Hara A Rage to Live Elmer Rice The Show Must Go On Jack Schaefer Shane George R. Stewart Earth Abides xlv xlvi Chronology of the American Novel 1950 Ray Bradbury The Martian Chronicles William Goyen The House of Breath Ernest Hemingway Across the River and into the Trees John Hersey The Wall Patricia Highsmith Strangers on a Train Budd Schulberg The Disenchanted Isaac Bashevis Singer The Family Moskat Wallace Stegner The Preacher and the Slave (Joe Hill) Robert Penn Warren World Enough and Time Tennessee Williams The Roman Spring of Mrs.

Doctorow The Book of Daniel Stanley Elkin The Dick Gibson Show Philip Jose Farmer To Your Scattered Bodies Go (Hugo Award) Ernest J. Gaines The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pitman John Gardner Grendel George Garrett The Death of the Fox William H. Gass Willie Masters’ Lonesome Wife John Hawkes The Blood Oranges George V.  And the Earth Did Not Devour Him Tom Robbins Another Roadside Attraction Philip Roth Our Gang Hubert Selby, Jr The Room Robert Silverberg A Time of Changes (Nebula Award) Wallace Stegner Angle of Repose (Pulitzer Prize) John Updike Rabbit Redux Robert Penn Warren Meet Me in the Green Glen Herman Wouk The Winds of War 1972 Oscar Zeta Acosta The Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo Rudolfo Anaya Bless Me Ultima Isaac Asimov The Gods Themselves (Nebula and Hugo Awards) Richard Bach Jonathan Livingston Seagull John Barth Chimera Forrest Carter Gone to Texas Pat Conroy The Water is Wide Marilyn Durham The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing Philip José Farmer To Your Scattered Bodies Go George V.

Doctorow The Book of Daniel Stanley Elkin The Dick Gibson Show Philip Jose Farmer To Your Scattered Bodies Go (Hugo Award) Ernest J. Gaines The Autobiography of Miss Jane Pitman John Gardner Grendel George Garrett The Death of the Fox William H. Gass Willie Masters’ Lonesome Wife John Hawkes The Blood Oranges George V.  And the Earth Did Not Devour Him Tom Robbins Another Roadside Attraction Philip Roth Our Gang Hubert Selby, Jr The Room Robert Silverberg A Time of Changes (Nebula Award) Wallace Stegner Angle of Repose (Pulitzer Prize) John Updike Rabbit Redux Robert Penn Warren Meet Me in the Green Glen Herman Wouk The Winds of War 1972 Oscar Zeta Acosta The Autobiography of a Brown Buffalo Rudolfo Anaya Bless Me Ultima Isaac Asimov The Gods Themselves (Nebula and Hugo Awards) Richard Bach Jonathan Livingston Seagull John Barth Chimera Forrest Carter Gone to Texas Pat Conroy The Water is Wide Marilyn Durham The Man Who Loved Cat Dancing Philip José Farmer To Your Scattered Bodies Go George V.

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