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Author Lehan, Richard Daniel, 1930-

Title A dangerous crossing; French literary existentialism and the modern American novel [by] Richard Lehan. With a pref. by Harry T. Moore.

Publication Info. Carbondale : Southern Illinois University Press [1973]


Location Call No. Status
 New Britain, Main Library - Non Fiction  813 L52    Check Shelf
Description xx, 198 pages ; 22 cm.
Series Crosscurrents: modern critiques
Note Based on the author's thesis, University of Wisconsin, 1958.
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 187-194.
Form Also issued online.
Contents Man the redeemer -- French literary existentialism / Sartre and Camus -- French and American Literary existentialism / Dos Passos, Hemingway, Faulkner -- The Outer Limits / Norman Mailer and Richard Wright -- Into the Ruins / Saul Bellow and Walker Percy -- Man and his Fictions / Ellison, Pynchon, Heller, and Barth.
Subject American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Modernism (Literature) -- United States.
Sartre, Jean-Paul, 1905-1980 -- Influence.
Camus, Albert, 1913-1960 -- Influence.
American fiction -- French influences.
Existentialism in literature.
ISBN 0809306077
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