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James Jones • 30 Items / 16 Books, 9 Articles, 1 Review, 4 Films
The Pistol (1959)
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Published Reviews
  1. [+]
    Roughing It (Review)
    The Pistol, by James Jones
    1. The Pistol by James Jones
    Commonweal, February 6, 1959, p. 500
  2. [+]
    Literary Horizons (Review)
    The Shorter and Better Jones
    1. The Pistol by James Jones
    The Saturday Review, January 10, 1959, p. 12
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    Novels (3 Reviews)
    Style and Substance
    1. The Pistol by James Jones
    2. The Poorhouse Fair by John Updike
    3. Lady L. by Romain Gary
    The Reporter, January 22, 1959, pp. 42-43
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    Atlantic Bookshelf (9 Reviews)
    Reader's Choice
    1. From the Terrace by John O'Hara
    2. More in Anger by Marya Mannes
    3. The Angry Decade by Kenneth Allsop
    4. Epitaph for George Dillon by John Osborne and Anthony Creighton
    5. The Pistol by James Jones
    6. Safe Conduct, an Autobiography and Other Writings by Boris Pasternak
    7. The Last Summer by Boris Pasternak
    8. Intimate Journals by Paul Gauguin
    9. The Ironic German by Erich Heller
    The Atlantic Monthly, January 1959, pp. 83-86
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    The New Books (10 Reviews)
    A Medley, with Some Familiar Themes
    1. The Captive and the Free by Joyce Cary
    2. The Pistol by James Jones
    3. The Poorhouse Fair by John Updike
    4. Mrs. Bridge by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    5. Young Love by Johannes Allen
    6. The Scientists by Eleazar Lipsky
    7. The Search by C.P. Snow
    8. W. Somerset Maugham by Karl G. Pfeiffer
    9. Suburbia: Its People and Their Politics by Robert Coldwell Wood
    10. The Waist-High Culture by Thomas Griffith
    The Harpers Monthly, February 1959, pp. 109-116
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    Art for Whose Sake? (12 Reviews)
    The Hook, by Vahe Katcha
    1. The Hook by Vahe Katcha
    2. The Mimosa Smokers by Peter S. Jennison
    3. Every Eye by Isobel English
    4. The Girl Beneath the Lion by Andre Pieyre de Mandiargues
    5. Mrs. Bridge by Evan S. Connell, Jr.
    6. Acrobat Admits by Alfred Grossman
    7. The Pearl Bastard by Lillian Hale
    8. The Hustler by Walter Tevis
    9. A Mirror for Magistrates by Richard Gibson
    10. The Pistol by James Jones
    11. Harry Vernon at Prep by Franc Smith
    12. The Law by Roger Vailland
    The Hudson Review, Spring 1959, pp. 141-147