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by R. Reid

Free eBook Fiction of Nathanael West No Redeemer, No Promised download ISBN: 0226709256
Author: R. Reid
Publisher: Univ of Chicago Pr; 2d ptg. edition (June 1, 1973)
Language: English
Pages: 184
Category: Imaginative Literature
Subcategory: History and Criticism
Size MP3: 1715 mb
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ISBN13:9780226709246. Release Date:May 1968.

no redeemer, no promised land. Published 1967 by University of Chicago Press in Chicago, London. This critical study, originally written by Stanford graduate Randall Reid (1931-1992) in 1967, explores Nathanael West's four novels (The Dream Life of Balso Snell, Miss Lonelyhearts, A Cool Million, and The Day of the Locust) in light of his incorporation of popular culture sources and motifs. This is one of the most complete studies of West's idiosyncratic literary output.

West, Nathanael, 1903-1940, Fiction. Chicago, University of Chicago Press. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Uploaded by SeanFagan on February 7, 2011. SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata).

Publication Information. Chicago, University of Chicago Press,. viii, 174 pages 21 cm. Subjects. West, Nathanael, - 1903-1940.

Reid, Randall (1971). The fiction of Nathanael West : no redeemer, no promised land (1st e. 2nd imp. e. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. ISBN 978-0-226-70924-6.

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The Fiction of Nathanael West, No Redeemer, No Promised land. Lina learns that Johnnie has continued to gamble wildly, despite promising to quit, that to pay a gambling debt, he sold two antique chairs that her father had given her as a wedding present. Beaky, Johnnie's good-natured but naive friend, tries to reassure Lina that her husband is a lot of fun and a entertaining liar, she catches Johnnie in more significant lies, discovering that he was fired weeks before for embezzling from Melbeck, who says he will not prosecute if the money is repaid. Lina writes a letter to Johnnie that she is leaving him, but tears it up.

Nathanael West - novelist, screenwriter, playwright - was one of the most gifted and original writers of his generation, a comic artist whose insight into the brutalities of modern life would prove prophetic. He is famous for two masterpieces, Miss Lonelyhearts (1933) and The Day of the Locust (1939).

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