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Edmund Wilson.

Warner Berthoff

Edmund Wilson.

by Warner Berthoff

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Wilson, Edmund, 1895-1972,
    • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • Critics -- United States -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 46-47.

      SeriesUniversity of Minnesota pamphlets on American writers ;, no. 67
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3545.I6245 Z58
      The Physical Object
      Pagination47 p.
      Number of Pages47
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5636997M
      LC Control Number68064750

      Memoirs of Hecate County is a work of fiction by Edmund Wilson, first published in , but banned in the United States until , when it was reissued with minor revisions by the author.. Although it is sometimes described as a novel, the only link between the six stories is the narrator. The book was popular, and even the author, Wilson, would late describe it as "favorite among my books.". In Edmund Wilson's last collection of essays and reviews, gathered from The New Yorker and The New York Review of Books, we see that in his declining years he turned more and more to the past, styling himself as a "man of the Twenties," producing nostalgic evocations of childhood loves (his "fetishistic feeling" for Richard Harris Barham's The.

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