Modern Tradition, 1965 Eds Richard Ellmann Charles Feidelson, Jr.

Modern Tradition Backgrounds of Modern Literature 1965 Eds Richard Ellmann Charles Feidelson Jr

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The Modern Tradition: Backgrounds of Modern Literature, 1965 is edited by  Richard Ellmann and Charles Feidelson, Jr.

  • A remarkable collection of 193 essays exploring the cultural threads of modern (mid 19th to mid 20th centuries) literature by the most exciting and creative minds of the period.
  • Organized under the following major topics, each with an introductory essay:
    • Symbolism
    • Realism
    • Nature
    • Cultural History
    • The Unconscious
    • Myth
    • Existence
    • Faith
  • With 3 to 7 essays each on sub-topic determined by the above major headings. For example, the essays on Nature are divided under these headings: Struggle, Organicism, Mechanical Force and Indeterminacy.

A Treasured addition for your library for reference, pleasure, education!

This copy is in very good condition, a name written on the reverse of the front cover, some foxing--no other marks, no tears, no damage, no dust jacket.   A firmly bound book with very slight shelf war.

The book measures 6 1/4 inches by 9 1/4 inches by 1 1/2 inches.    It has 953 pages.

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