Rebecca West: artist and thinker

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Southern Illinois University Press, Nov 1, 1971 - Literary Criticism - 166 pages
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One of the foremost expository prose writers of the twentieth century, Rebecca West has had a varied literary career spanning more than a half-century. Her works range over the fields of political journalism, literary criticism, biography, history, travel, and fiction. In assessing Miss West’s multi-faceted literary achievement Peter Wolfe provides a thought­ful examination of the process of civilization which has preoccupied Miss West’s attention and provided the substance of her works.

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Peter Wolfe is an Associate Professor of English at the University of Missouri, St. Louis.

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