Winesburg, Ohio (1919) is Sherwood Anderson's masterpiece, a cycle of short stories concerning life in a small town at the end of the nineteenth century. At the center is George Willard, a young reporter who becomes the confidant of the town's solitary figures. Anderson's stories influenced countless American writers including Hemingway, Faulkner, Updike, Oates and Carver. This new edition corrects errors made in earlier editions and takes into account major criticism and textual scholarship of the last several decades.
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Glen A. Love is Professor of English at the University of Oregon. He is the author of New Americans: The Westerner and the Modern Experience in the American Novel, Babbitt: An American Life, and other works on American literature. He has taught in Germany, at the universities of Regensburg and Tubingen, under Fulbright grants.
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Book Description Oxford University Press, USA, 1999. Paperback. Book Condition: New. World's Classics. Bookseller Inventory # DADAX0192839772