A Companion to the American Novel

AMERICAN NOVEL Edited by Alfred Bendixen “ As a consolidation of prior scholarship and a spur to further investigation , ( A Companion to the American Novel ] makes a meaningful and substantial contribution to the ongoing scholarly ...

A Companion to the American Novel

Featuring 37 essays by distinguished literary scholars, A Companion to the American Novel provides a comprehensive single-volume treatment of the development of the novel in the United States from the late 18th century to the present day. Represents the most comprehensive single-volume introduction to this popular literary form currently available Features 37 contributions from a wide range of distinguished literary scholars Includes essays on topics and genres, historical overviews, and key individual works, including The Scarlet Letter, Moby Dick, The Great Gatsby, Beloved, and many more.

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A Companion to the American Novel
Language: en
Pages: 704
Authors: Alfred Bendixen
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-02-23 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

Featuring 37 essays by distinguished literary scholars, A Companion to the American Novel provides a comprehensive single-volume treatment of the development of the novel in the United States from the late 18th century to the present day. Represents the most comprehensive single-volume introduction to this popular literary form currently available
A Companion to the Modern American Novel, 1900 - 1950
Language: en
Pages: 616
Authors: John T. Matthews
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-25 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This cutting-edge Companion is a comprehensive resource for thestudy of the modern American novel. Published at a time whenliterary modernism is being thoroughly reassessed, it reflectscurrent investigations into the origins and character of themovement as a whole. Brings together 28 original essays from leadingscholars Allows readers to orient individual works
A Companion to American Literature
Language: en
Pages: 1864
Authors: Susan Belasco, Theresa Strouth Gaul, Linck Johnson, Michael Soto
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-03 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A comprehensive, chronological overview of American literature in three scholarly and authoritative volumes A Companion to American Literature traces the history and development of American literature from its early origins in Native American oral tradition to 21st century digital literature. This comprehensive three-volume set brings together contributions from a diverse
A Companion to the English Novel
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Stephen Arata, Madigan Haley, J. Paul Hunter, Jennifer Wicke
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-08-17 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This collection of authoritative essays represents the latest scholarship on topics relating to the themes, movements, and forms of English fiction, while chronicling its development in Britain from the early 18th century to the present day. Comprises cutting-edge research currently being undertaken in the field, incorporating the most salient critical
A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Nicolas S. Witschi
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-04 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Companion to the Literature and Culture of the American West presents a series of essays that explore the historic and contemporary cultural expressions rooted in America's western states. Offers a comprehensive approach to the wide range of cultural expressions originating in the west Focuses on the intersections, complexities, and