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Title:
The Stoic strain in American literature : essays in honour of Marston LaFrance
Author:
LaFrance, Marston, 1927-1975.
Publication Information:
Toronto : University of Toronto Press, [1979]

©1979
Physical Description:
xiii, 224 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Language:
English
Contents:
Johnston, G. For Marston LaFrance.--Buitenhuis, P. The Stoic strain in American literature.--Stern, M. R. Towards Bartleby the scrivener.--Allen, G. W. Walt Whitman and Stoicism.--Beattie, M. Henry James: the voice of Stoicism.--Davison, R. A. A reading of Frank Norris's The pit.--Salomon, R. B. The mock-heroics of desire.--Backman, M. Death and birth in Hemingway.--MacMillan, D. J. His "Magnum O": Stoic Humanism in Faulkner's A fable.--Fuchs, D. Saul Bellow and the example of Dostoevsky.--Lawson, L. A. The moviegoer and the Stoic heritage.--Middlebro', T. Marston LaFrance: a tribute and memorial bibliography.
ISBN:
9780802054418
Format :
Book