On native grounds: an interpretation of modern American prose literature

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Harcourt, Brace & World, 1942 - Literary Criticism - 541 pages
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An interpretation of modern American prose and experience. It attempts to follow American literature from the troubled 1890's to the present period.

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Review: On Native Grounds: An Interpretation Of Modern American Prose Literature

User Review  - Erik Burge - Goodreads

If you happen to be jonesing for a vigorous, stouthearted analysis of the generative forces (both creative and critical) that influenced the course of American literature between the tail end of the ... Read full review

Review: On Native Grounds: An Interpretation Of Modern American Prose Literature

User Review  - Steve Quinn - Goodreads

A really interesting look at American literature written during WWII. Fascinating to see who Kazin praises, and who he doesn't. There's a great preface where he admits to missing the boat on Faulkner ... Read full review

Contents

The Search for Reality 18901917
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American Fin de Siecle
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Edith Wharton and Theodore Dreiser 73
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Copyright

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