Title HEROIC FICTION: The Epic Tradition and American Novels of the Twentieth Century
Book Condition Fine in red-orange cloth with gilt lettering to the spine, in a like dust jacket. 174 pages, notes, selected bibliography, index.
Edition First edition.
Publisher Carbondale and Edwardsville: Southern Illinois University Press, (1971).
0809305240 / 9780809305247
Seller ID 31025.00
Preface by Harry T. Moore. Lutwack re-examines the works of five American novelists of the 20th Century, with an emphasis on how they represent modern versions of epic formats. Authors include Norris, Steinbeck, Hemingway, Bellow, and Ellison.
Literary Criticism. American Literature. Modern Literature.