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Title Flannery O'Connor : the contemporary reviews / edited by R. Neil Scott, Irwin H. Streight.

Imprint Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 2009.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  813.54 Oc5Dfl 2009    ---  Available
Description lvii, 482 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series American critical archives ; 16
American critical archives ; 16.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Wise blood (1952) -- A good man is hard to find (1955) -- The violent bear it away (1960) -- "Introduction" to A memoir of Mary Ann (1961) -- Wise blood, 2nd ed. (1962) -- Three by Flannery O'Connor (1964) -- Everything that rises must converge (1965) -- Mystery and manners (1969) -- The complete stories (1971).
Summary "This book reprints complete book reviews and excerpts from review essays on the works of Flannery O'Connor that appeared in newspapers and periodicals during the author's writing life (1945-64) and after her early death. The more than four hundred edited reviews are prefaced with a substantial introduction that situates O'Connor within the critical milieu of post-war American letters and Southern literary tradition, and provides an overview of contemporary critical responses to her collected stories, novels, and occasional pieces."--From publisher description.
Subject O'Connor, Flannery -- Criticism and interpretation -- Bibliography.
American literature -- Southern States -- Book reviews.
Added Author Scott, R. Neil.
Streight, Irwin Howard, 1959-
ISBN 9780521828635 (hardback : alk. paper)
0521828635 (hardback : alk. paper)

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