Title PATRIOTIC GORE: Studies in the Literature of the Civil War
Book Condition Very good plus: spine slant, faint soiling to page edges, mild wear to edges; in a very good only dust jacket: worn, rubbed, with tiny edge tears and attendant creases at the edges. 816 pages, including index.
Edition First edition, first printing.
Publisher New York: Oxford University Press, 1962.
0195006666 / 9780195006667
Seller ID 50972.00
"Remarkable survey...encompassing generals, society ladies, and novelists alike. The readings of these works are suffused throughout by Wilson's literary attentiveness and--occasionally--flashes of humor."--Ron Hogan. In Modern Library's top 100 NF.
Literary Criticism. Civil War Fiction. American History. American Literature.