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Maxwell Geismar • 164 Items / 10 Books, 20 Articles, 134 Reviews
American Moderns (1958)
From Rebellion to Conformity
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Published Reviews
  1. [+]
    Books in Brief (Review)
    American Moderns, by Maxwell Geismar
    1. American Moderns by Maxwell Geismar
    National Review, August 16, 1958, p. 141
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    English Departments, Reviewers, and the Novel (Review)
    American Moderns, by Maxwell Geismar
    1. American Moderns by Maxwell Geismar
    The New Republic, June 9, 1958, p. 18
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    Fiction as a Form (Review)
    American Moderns, by Maxwell Geismar
    1. American Moderns by Maxwell Geismar
    The Saturday Review, May 3, 1958, p. 32
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    Three Obsessed Critics (3 Reviews)
    Gnomon, by Hugh Kenner
    1. Gnomon by Hugh Kenner
    2. American Moderns by Maxwell Geismar
    3. The Power of Blackness by Harry Levin
    The Partisan Review, Fall 1958, pp. 591-602
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    Atlantic Bookshelf (7 Reviews)
    Reader's Choice
    1. The Dud Avocado by Elaine Dundy
    2. Cocktail Time by P.G. Wodehouse
    3. The Hard Blue Sky by Shirley Ann Grau
    4. The Enemy Camp by Jerome Weidman
    5. Victory: The Life of Lord Nelson by Oliver Warner
    6. The Democratic Vista by Richard Chase
    7. American Moderns by Maxwell Geismar
    The Atlantic Monthly, August 1958, pp. 83-86
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    Brief comments on recent books (22 Reviews)
    The Affluent Society, by John Kenneth Galbraith
    1. The Affluent Society by John Kenneth Galbraith
    2. Foreign Policy: The Next Phase, the 1960s by Thomas K. Finletter
    3. Germany and Freedom: A Personal Appraisal by James Bryant Conant
    4. The Bill of Rights by Learned Hand
    5. The Lonesome Road by J. Saunders Redding
    6. The Undiscovered Self by C.G. Jung
    7. Nature and Historical Experience by John Herman Randall, Jr.
    8. New Bottles for New Wine by Julian Huxley
    9. Of Stars and Men by Harlow Shapley
    10. Earth's Shifting Crust by Charles H. Hapgood
    11. Arabesque and Honeycomb by Sacheverell Sitwell
    12. The London Diary (1717-1721) and Other Writings of William Byrd of Virginia by Louis B. Wright, Marion Tinling, and William Byrd, ...
    13. The Letters of Emily Dickinson by Thomas Herbert Johnson and Theodora V.W. Ward, ...
    14. D.H. Lawrence: A Composite Biography by Edward Nehls
    15. The Present Age in British Literature by David Daiches
    16. Man in Modern Fiction by Edmund Fuller
    17. American Moderns by Maxwell Geismar
    18. The Fugitives by John M. Bradbury
    19. J.B. A Play in Verse by Archibald MacLeish
    20. A Friend in Power by Carlos Baker
    21. A Place Without Twilight by Peter S. Feibleman
    22. Victoria at Night, and Other Stories by Uli Beigel
    The American Scholar, Autumn 1958, pp. 508-527