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  • Author Under Sailby James (Jay) W. Williams

    UNP - Nebraska 2014; US$ 90.00

    In Author Under Sail , Jay Williams offers the first complete literary biography of Jack London as a professional writer engaged in the labor of writing. It examines the authorial imagination in London?s work, the use of imagination in both his fiction and nonfiction, and the ways he defined imagination in the creative process in his business dealings... more...

  • Sandhill Sundays and Other Recollectionsby Mari Sandoz

    UNP - Nebraska 2014; US$ 14.95

    "No one in our time wrote better than the late Mari Sandoz did, or with more authority and grace, about as many aspects of the Old West," said John K. Hutchens. The proof of that is in her powerful re-creation of pioneer days in the Sandhills of northwestern Nebraska in these autobiographical pieces written between 1929 and 1965. Those who have not... more...

  • Memorial Boxes and Guarded Interiorsby Gary Totten; Emily J. Orlando; Jamie Barlowe; Jacqueline Wilson-Jordan; Karin Roffman; J. Michael Duvall; Linda S. Watts; Deborah Zak; Lyn Bennett; Jennifer Shepherd; Carol Sapora

    University of Alabama Press 2014; US$ 39.95

    In Edith Wharton?s works, references to architecture, interior decoration, painting, sculpture, and fashion abound. As these essays demonstrate, art and objects are for Wharton evidence of cultural belief and reflect the values, assumptions, and customs of the burgeoning consumer culture in which she lived and about which she wrote. Furthermore,... more...

  • Song of My Lifeby Carolyn J. Brown

    University Press of Mississippi 2014; US$ 20.00

    The first biography of the much admired author of the novel Jubilee and the poem "For My People" more...

  • Eleanor H. Porter's Pollyannaby Roxanne Harde; Lydia Kokkola

    University Press of Mississippi 2014; US$ 65.00

    A thorough examination of the context and impact of the irrepressibly optimistic literary darling more...

  • An Infuriating Americanby Hal Crowther

    University of Iowa Press 2014; US$ 16.00

    As American journalism shape-shifts into multimedia pandemonium and seems to diminish rapidly in influence and integrity, the controversial career of H. L. Mencken, the most powerful individual journalist of the twentieth century, is a critical text for anyone concerned with the balance of power between the free press, the government, and the corporate... more...

  • A Momentary Gloryby Harvey Shapiro; Norman Finkelstein

    Wesleyan University Press 2014; US$ 19.99

    The passionate testament of a brilliant poet in the face of age, illness, and mortality more...

  • F. Scott Fitzgerald at Workby Horst H. Kruse

    University of Alabama Press 2014; US$ 39.95

    F. Scott Fitzgerald?s The Great Gatsby occupies a preeminent place in American letters. Scholars have argued that Jay Gatsby is, in fact, the embodiment of American culture and social aspiration. Though The Great Gatsby has been studied in detail since its publication, both readers and scholars have continued to speculate about Fitzgerald?s sources... more...

  • Tennessee Williamsby Robert Gross

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 125.00

    Tennessee Williams' plays are performed around the world, and are staples of the standard American repertory. His famous portrayals of women engage feminist critics, and as America's leading gay playwright from the repressive postwar period, through Stonewall, to the growth of gay liberation, he represents an important and controversial figure for... more...

  • Laura Ingalls Wilderby Sallie Ketcham

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 29.95

    Laura Ingalls Wilder wrote stories that have defined the American frontier for generations of readers. As both author and character in her own books, she became one of the most famous figures in American children?s literature. Her famous Little House on the Prairie series, based on her childhood in Wisconsin, Kansas, Minnesota, and South Dakota,... more...