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Author Stegner, Wallace, 1909-1993, editor.

Title The American novel: from James Fenimore Cooper to William Faulkner / edited by Wallace Stegner.

Imprint New York, Basic Books [1965]


Location Call No. Status
 Bristol, Main Library - Non Fiction  813.9 ST32    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Non Fiction  813.09    Check Shelf
 Manchester, Main Library - Reference Material  R 813.09 STEGNER    In-Library Use Only
 University of Saint Joseph: Pope Pius XII Library - Standard Shelving Location  813.09 S817A    Check Shelf
Description xiii, 236 pages 22 cm
Note "[Essays originally] designed ... for oral presentation over the Voice of America."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents James Fenimore Cooper, The pioneers / Kay Seymour House -- Nathaniel Hawthorne, The scarlet letter / David Levin -- Herman Melville, Moby Dick / Leon Howard -- John W. De Forest, Miss Ravenel's Conversion / Claude M. Simpson, Jr. -- Henry James, The portrait of a lady / Richard Poirier -- Mark Twain, The adventures of Huckleberry Finn / Henry Nash Smith -- William Dean Howells, The rise of Silas Lapham / Robert Lee Hough -- Stephen Crane, The red badge of courage / John Berryman -- Frank Norris, McTeague : a story of San Francisco / Carvel Collins -- Theodore Dreiser, Sister Carrie / Claude M. Simpson, Jr. -- Edith Wharton, The house of mirth / Richard Poirier -- Jack London, Martin Eden / Franklin Walker -- Willa Cather, My Ántonia / Wallace Stegner -- Sherwood Anderson, Winesburg, Ohio / Irving Howe -- Sinclair Lewis, Main street / Daniel Aaron -- F. Scott Fitzgerald, The great Gatsby / Arthur Mizener -- Ernest Hemingway, A farewell to arms / Carlos Baker -- Thomas Wolfe, Look homeward, Angel / Thomas C. Moser -- William Faulkner, The sound and the fury / Carvel Collins.
Form Also issued online.
Subject American fiction -- History and criticism.
Howells, William Dean, 1837-1920. Rise of Silas Lapham -- Criticism and interpretation.
Wolfe, Thomas, 1900-1938. Look homeward, angel -- Criticism and interpretation.
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941. Winesburg, Ohio -- Criticism and interpretation.
Cather, Willa, 1873-1947. My Ántonia -- Criticism and interpretation.
Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851. Pioneers -- Criticism and interpretation.
Wharton, Edith, 1862-1937. House of mirth -- Criticism and interpretation.
De Forest, John William, 1826-1906. Miss Ravenel's conversion from secession to loyalty.
Hawthorne, Nathaniel, 1804-1864. Scarlet letter -- Criticism and interpretation.
Twain, Mark, 1835-1910. Adventures of Huckleberry Finn -- Criticism and interpretation.
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962. Sound and the fury -- Criticism and interpretation.
Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. Great Gatsby -- Criticism and interpretation.
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945. Sister Carrie -- Criticism and interpretation.
James, Henry, 1843-1916. Portrait of a lady -- Criticism and interpretation.
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961. Farewell to arms -- Criticism and interpretation.
Crane, Stephen, 1871-1900. Red badge of courage -- Criticism and interpretation.
London, Jack, 1876-1916. Martin Eden -- Criticism and interpretation.
Lewis, Sinclair, 1885-1951. Main Street -- Criticism and interpretation.
Norris, Frank, 1870-1902. McTeague -- Criticism and interpretation.
American fiction.
Cooper, James Fenimore, 1789-1851 -- Critique et interprétation.
Faulkner, William, 1897-1962 -- Critique et interprétation.
United States.
American fiction. (OCoLC)fst00807048
Roman. (DE-588)4050479-7
United States. (DE-588)4078704-7
Chronological Term Geschichte 1820-1940.
Other Form: Online version: Stegner, Wallace, 1909-1993. American novel: from James Fenimore Cooper to William Faulkner. New York, Basic Books [1965] (OCoLC)576313411
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