Fabricating Lives: Explorations in American Autobiography

0 avg rating
( 0 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780394574288: Fabricating Lives: Explorations in American Autobiography
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

A study of eight idiosyncratic American autobiographies examines their styles, sensibilities, and visions

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

This book examines the problem posed by an art where craftiness is hand in glove with craft: after all, a memorist wants us to perceive him in a certain way; how do we penetrate his strategies and subterfuges?

About the Author:

Herbert Leibowitz has been the editor of the literary magazine "Parnassus" since he helped found it in 1973. He is author of ""Something Urgent I Have to Say to You": The Life and Works of William Carlos Williams". He lives in New York.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Other Popular Editions of the Same Title

9780811211680: Fabricating Lives: Explorations in American Autobiography (New Directions Paperbook)

Featured Edition

ISBN 10:  0811211681 ISBN 13:  9780811211680
Publisher: New Directions Publishing Corpor..., 1991
Softcover

9780517071588: Fabricating Lives

Random..., 1991
Hardcover

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Herbert Leibowitz
Published by Knopf (1989)
ISBN 10: 0394574281 ISBN 13: 9780394574288
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Knopf, 1989. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0394574281

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 20.98
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Herbert Leibowitz
Published by Knopf (1989)
ISBN 10: 0394574281 ISBN 13: 9780394574288
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Knopf, 1989. Hardcover. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # DADAX0394574281

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 50.37
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.99
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds