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Critical essays on F. Scott Fitzgerald's The great Gatsby / [edited by] Scott Donaldson.

Contributor(s): Donaldson, Scott, 1928-.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Critical essays on American literature: Publisher: Boston, Mass. : G.K. Hall, c1984Description: viii, 277 p. ; 25 cm.ISBN: 0816186790; 9780816186792.Subject(s): Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott), 1896-1940. Great Gatsby | Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott) 1896-1940 Great GatsbyDDC classification: 813/.52 LOC classification: PS3511.I9 | G832 1984Other classification: 17.75 | 18.06
Contents:
Introduction / Scott Donaldson -- F. Scott Fitzgerald / Lionel Trilling -- Reading a novel-'The great Gatsby' / Norman Holmes Pearson -- Style and shape in 'The great Gatsby' / F. H. Langman -- Something borrowed, something new: a discussion of literary influences on 'The great Gatsby' / Robert Roulston -- 'The great Gatsby' and its sources' / Richard D. Lehan -- Theme and texture in 'The great Gatsby' / W. J. Harvey -- Craft of revision: 'The great Gatsby' / Kenneth E. Eble -- Patterns in 'The great Gatsby' / Victor A. Doyno -- 'The great Gatsby'-the intricate art / Robert Emmet Long -- 'The great Gatsby': the final vision / Christiane Johnson -- Style as meaning in 'The great Gatsby': notes toward a new approach / Jackson R. Bryer -- Trouble with Nick / Scott Donaldson -- Another reading of 'The great Gatsby' / Keath Fraser -- Beneath the mask: the plight of Daisy Buchanan / Sarah Beebe Fryer -- Essential houses of 'The great Gatsby' / W. T. Lhamon, jr. -- Photography and 'The great Gatsby' / Lawrence Jay Dessner -- Novel to play to film: four versions of 'The great Gatsby' / Alan Margolies -- A new world, material without being real: Fitzgerald's critique of capitalism in 'The great Gatsby' / Ross Posnock -- 'The great Gatsby': Fitzgerald's meditation on American History / Kermit W. Moyer -- F. Scott Fitzgerald's Gatsby and the imagination of wonder / Giles Gunn -- Fitzgerald's Gatsby: the world as ash heap / James E. Miller, jr. -- Letters -- Spring flight / Gilbert Seldes.
Summary: Critical essays on American literature.
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Includes bibliographies and index.

Introduction / Scott Donaldson -- F. Scott Fitzgerald / Lionel Trilling -- Reading a novel-'The great Gatsby' / Norman Holmes Pearson -- Style and shape in 'The great Gatsby' / F. H. Langman -- Something borrowed, something new: a discussion of literary influences on 'The great Gatsby' / Robert Roulston -- 'The great Gatsby' and its sources' / Richard D. Lehan -- Theme and texture in 'The great Gatsby' / W. J. Harvey -- Craft of revision: 'The great Gatsby' / Kenneth E. Eble -- Patterns in 'The great Gatsby' / Victor A. Doyno -- 'The great Gatsby'-the intricate art / Robert Emmet Long -- 'The great Gatsby': the final vision / Christiane Johnson -- Style as meaning in 'The great Gatsby': notes toward a new approach / Jackson R. Bryer -- Trouble with Nick / Scott Donaldson -- Another reading of 'The great Gatsby' / Keath Fraser -- Beneath the mask: the plight of Daisy Buchanan / Sarah Beebe Fryer -- Essential houses of 'The great Gatsby' / W. T. Lhamon, jr. -- Photography and 'The great Gatsby' / Lawrence Jay Dessner -- Novel to play to film: four versions of 'The great Gatsby' / Alan Margolies -- A new world, material without being real: Fitzgerald's critique of capitalism in 'The great Gatsby' / Ross Posnock -- 'The great Gatsby': Fitzgerald's meditation on American History / Kermit W. Moyer -- F. Scott Fitzgerald's Gatsby and the imagination of wonder / Giles Gunn -- Fitzgerald's Gatsby: the world as ash heap / James E. Miller, jr. -- Letters -- Spring flight / Gilbert Seldes.

Critical essays on American literature.

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