ISBN-10:
0787627399
ISBN-13:
9780787627393
Pub. Date:
11/28/1999
Publisher:
Gale Group
Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism

Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism

by Jennifer Baise

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Overview

Twentieth-Century Literary Criticism

Gale reference series are essential for every public and academic library. The TWENTIETH-CENTURY LITERARY CRITICISM series presents substantial excerpts from the best criticism on the major literary figures and nonfiction writers of 1900 to 1959--the era most frequently studied in high schools. Each volume presents overviews of eight to 12 authors. Approx.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780787627393
Publisher: Gale Group
Publication date: 11/28/1999
Series: Twentieth Century Literary Criticism Series
Pages: 500
Product dimensions: 8.50(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

Prefacevii
Acknowledgmentsxi
Literary Criticism Series Advisory Boardxiii
Special Commissioned Essay on the American Novel of Manners by Roderick Mengham
Introduction1
History of the Novel of Manners in America4
Representative Writers10
The Relevancy of the Novel of Manners18
Hallmark Works in the Novel of Manners24
The Novel of Manners and Other Media36
Bibliography40
Metafiction
Introduction43
Repesentative Works43
Overviews and General Studies44
Spanish Metafiction85
Studies of Metafictional Authors and Works118
Further Reading228
Yiddish Literature
Introduction229
Representative Works230
Overviews and General Studies230
Major Authors254
Yiddish Literature in America305
Yiddish and Judaism334
Further Reading364
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Author Index369
Literary Criticism Series Cumulative Topic Index459
TCLC Cumulative Nationality Index469

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