Title FICTION OF THE MODERN GROTESQUE
Book Condition A fine copy in black cloth lettered in gilt to the spine; in a fine, illustrated dust jacket, with reproduction of Albert Sughi's ''Donna sul divano rosso.''
Edition First edition.
Publisher New York: St. Martin's Press, (1989).
031201340X / 9780312013400
Seller ID 38823.00
McElroy examines the use of the grotesque in such major writers as Kafka, Joyce, Grass and Pynchon, "in an attempt to account for the disturbing power of their unique visions of life in the twentieth century." Notes, index. A very scarce book.
Literary Criticism. Modern Literature.