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Ungar, Distributed by Lorrimer , New York, London
Literature, Modern -- 20th century -- Dictiona
ContributionsKlein, Leonard S.
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LC ClassificationsPN41
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Pagination4 v. ;
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Open LibraryOL22190879M
ISBN 100804431353, 0804431361, 080443137X, 0804431388

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Based on a German work, the second edition of Encyclopedia of World Literature in the 20th Century was published between and by Frederick Ungar, with a supplement from Continuum in With 2, entries, St. James' third edition is a comprehensive survey of the significant international literary activity from to the : Hardcover.

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Joyce is best known for Ulysses (), a landmark work in which the episodes of Homer’s Odyssey are paralleled in an array of contrasting literary [ ]. The Guide to Modern World Literature is a reference book by Martin Seymour-Smith that aims to describe every important 20th-century author (as of ), in all languages, in an encyclopedic presentation.

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American literature - American literature - The 20th century: Important movements in drama, poetry, fiction, and criticism took shape in the years before, during, and after World War I.

The eventful period that followed the war left its imprint upon books of all kinds. Literary forms of the period were extraordinarily varied, and in drama, poetry, and fiction the leading authors tended toward.

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Literature of the 20th century refers to world literature produced during the 20th century ( to ). In terms of the Euro-American tradition, the main periods are captured in the bipartite division, Modernist literature and Postmodern literature, flowering from roughly to and to respectively, divided, as a rule of thumb, by World War II.

Anthony Burgess >Anthony Burgess () was one of the most prolific literary figures of >the 20th century, producing a large number of novels, plays, biographies, >screenplays, criticism, and articles.

John Anthony Burgess Wilson was born on Februin Manchester, England. Encyclopedia of world literature in the 20th century: index Encyclopedia of world literature in the 20th century: index by Klein, Leonard S. Publication date Publisher New York: F. Ungar Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to : English literature - English literature - The 20th century: The 20th century opened with great hope but also with some apprehension, for the new century marked the final approach to a new millennium. For many, humankind was entering upon an unprecedented era. H.G. Wells’s utopian studies, the aptly titled Anticipations of the Reaction of Mechanical and Scientific Progress upon Human Life and.

Source: Norwegian Book Clubs, with the Norwegian Nobel Institute, The editors of the Norwegian Book Clubs, with the Norwegian Nobel Institute, polled a panel of authors from 54 countries on what they considered the “best and most central works in world literature.

Literature of the 20th century refers to world literature produced during through the s. The best-selling works of the 20th century are thought to be Quotations from Chairman Mao (, million copies), Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (, million copies), And Then There Were None (, million copies) and The Lord of the Rings (/55, million copies).

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The drama of the 18th cent. failed to match that of the Restoration. Encyclopedia of World Literature in the 20th Century 出版社: Ungar Pub Co 副标题: Index (Encyclopedia of World Literature in the 20th Century Revised Edition) 出版年: 定价: USD 装帧: Hardcover ISBN: This Encyclopedia is an indispensible reference guide to twentieth-century fiction in the English-language.

With nearly contributors and over 1 million words, it is the most comprehensive and authoritative reference guide to twentieth-century fiction in the English language. The 20th century began on 1 January and ended on 31 December It was the century that saw two world wars, the Soviet Union rise and fall, the coming of the telephone, sound recording, film and television, airplanes, atomic weapons, genetics and DNA, computers and electronics in general.

Science and industrialization spread; medicine became more ries: Births – Deaths, Establishments –. English literature is as diverse as the varieties and dialects of English spoken around the world.

In academia, the term often labels departments and programmes The Exeter Book, also an anthology, located in the Exeter Cathedral since it Research in the 20th century has focused on dating the manuscripts (19th-century scholars tended to File Size: 1MB.

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The Twentieth Century World-Wide Encyclopedia ; a general dictionary of the arts and sciences, literature, history, biography, geography, etc etc ed by more than specialists in the various branches of knowledge, in twelve volumes: Volume II: Banville to Camden [plates: Barometer, Batrachians and other amphibia, Henry Ward Beecher.

The definitive reference to world writers from ancient times through the 20th century, this three-volume set presents the broad spectrum of world literature's great contributors. Hundreds of entries on major writers throughout the world cover the literary traditions of early Greece and Rome, Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, and the Americas.

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Keywords: globalization, world literature, gender, secularism, religion, South Asian literature, postcolonial India, Islam, national allegory, mass market fiction The Indian novel has been a vibrant and energetic expressive space in the 21st century.

“A Trade in Desires: Emigration, A.C. Gunter, and the Home Publishing Company—Calls for a User-Oriented Model.” In The Book World: Selling and Distributing Literature, –, edited by Nicola Wilson. Library of the Written Word Leiden: Brill, expected   The status of children’s literature. At the beginning of the 20th century, the status of children’s literature was changing.

Felicity Hughes suggests that whereas for much of the 19th century novels were published for family reading, by the turn of the century there was a split between fiction aimed at children and fiction aimed at adults, and the status of the former was lower.A decorated combat Marine in World War I, William March in his Company K () produced one of the most internationally powerful novels written about that war.

Robert Bowen dealt with the Pacific front of World War II in his novel The Weight of the Cross (), as Eugene B. Sledge did autobiographically in his acclaimed memoir With the Old Breed at Peleliu and Okinawa ().