The flower and the leaf : a contemporary record of American writing since 1941


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Cowley, Malcolm Faulkner Donald W.


Keyword(s):
American literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism. Aufsatzsammlung. Literatur. Time: Geschichte 1941-1983. USA. American literature History and criticism 20th century


Year:
1985


Pages:
xxiii, 390 p.


Publisher:
Viking


Publisher location:
New York


Accession number:
10877722


Label:
Box 140


Notes:
23 cm. American literature in wartime, 1943 -- Communism and Christianism, 1941 -- Town report : 1942 -- The red and the black, 1942 -- The dispossessed, 1942 -- Koestler : the disenchanted, 1942 -- Mr. Cholerton's beard, 1943 -- The streets of Palermo, 1943 -- Max Perkins in 1944 -- The assissinated poet, 1944 -- Gertrude Stein's war, 1945 -- Aragon victorious, 1945 -- Limousines on Grub Street, 1946 -- The battle over Ezra Pound, 1949 -- Gammon for dinner, 1954 -- Some dangers to American writing, 1954 -- The Hawthornes in paradise, 1958 -- Walt Whitman's buried masterpiece, 1959 -- Hemingway at midnight, 1944 -- In defense of the 1920s, 1944 -- The middle-American prose style, 1945 -- Aidgarpo, 1945 -- James Thurber's world and words. 1. His world, 1945. 2. His words, 1956 -- Prologmena to Kenneth Burke. 1. Dramatism, 1950. 2. His first law of aesthetics, 1953 -- Sociological habit patters in linguistic transmogrification, 1956 -- The limits of the novel, 1956 -- Emma Bovary and her American avatars, 1959 -- American fiction on the analyst's couch, 1960 -- On being geniuses together. 1. Shakespeare and company, 1963. 2. Those Paris years, 1968. 3. We had such good times, 1971 -- Part of a century, 1962 Joseph Mitchell : the grammar of facts, 1943 -- Mencken and Mark Twain, 1943 -- Auden edits Auden, 1945 -- The last flight from Main Street, 1951 -- James T. Farrell : the obliterated, 1952 -- The world of James Gould Cozzens, 1957, 1961 -- John P. Marquand : sociologist, 1958 -- Flem Snopes gets his comeuppance, 1959 -- Willa Cather's values, 1960 -- Dreiser : genius in the raw, 1965 -- Thornton Wilder : a unique case, 1967 -- Editing Eliot, 1971 -- John O'Hara : he wrote honestly and well -- Ken Kesey at Stanford, 1977 -- "Old Doc Wilson", 1977 -- Conrad Aiken : a priest of consciousness, 1978 -- Allan Tate in the republic of letters, 1979 -- Zelda Fitzgerald's part in the story, 1980 -- Nelson Algren's Chicago, 1981 -- Robert Penn Warren, aet. 75, 1981 -- John Cheever : the novelists life as a drama, 1983. Includes index. by Malcolm Cowley ; edited and with an introduction by Donald W. Faulkner. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: PS225; Dewey: 810/.9/005


ISBN:
ISBN: 0670320099; 9780670320097 LCCN: 83-40645


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