American Fictions 1940-1980. A Comprehensive History and Critical Evaluation

MATTHIESSEN, Peter). KARL, Frederick R.

Published by Harper & Row, NY, 1983
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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Matthiessen's copy, heavily highlighted in the first 200 pages (of this 600 page book, e.g. 1940s & 1950s). For the most part, the mention of the author himself in the text go unnoticed by Matthiessen, although he has highlighted passages about a number of other authors as well as those having to do with writing in general in that period, and criticism in particular. A very good copy, lacking the dust jacket. Unless otherwise noted, our first editions are first printings. Bookseller Inventory # 032411

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Title: American Fictions 1940-1980. A Comprehensive...

Publisher: Harper & Row, NY

Publication Date: 1983

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Edition: First Edition.

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