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The Resource Authors of the early to mid-20th century, edited by Kathleen Kuiper

Authors of the early to mid-20th century, edited by Kathleen Kuiper

Label
Authors of the early to mid-20th century
Title
Authors of the early to mid-20th century
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kathleen Kuiper
Contributor
Distributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Starting at the dawn of the 20th century, writers began experimenting with literary styles as never before. As perhaps the most far-reaching movement, Modernism swept across both the United States and Europe and has been embodied in the works of such writers as Marcel Proust, Virginia Woolf, James Joyce, and T.S. Eliot. The existentialism of Jean-Paul Sartre and Albert Camus, Samuel Beckett's absurdist writings, and the range of literary output from around the world also reflect the spirit of the period. The lives and works of these and other authors from across the globe are surveyed in this
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
IDEBK
Dewey number
809/.04
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN451
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The Britannica guide to authors
Target audience
adult
Label
Authors of the early to mid-20th century, edited by Kathleen Kuiper
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; George Bernard Shaw; Joseph Conrad; Sholem Aleichem; A.E. Housman; Arthur Conan Doyle; Knut Hamsun; Anton Chekhov; Rabindranath Tagore; Edith Wharton; Maurice Maeterlinck; O. Henry; Gerhart Hauptmann; Constantine Cavafy; Frank Wedekind; William Butler Yeats; Rudyard Kipling; Beatrix Potter; H.G. Wells; Rubén Darío; Arnold Bennett; Luigi Pirandello; Maksim Gorky; André Gide; Frank Norris; Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin; John Millington Synge; Marcel Proust; Theodore Dreiser; Stephen Crane; Colette; Willa Cather; W. Somerset Maugham
  • Gertrude SteinRobert Frost; G.K. Chesterton; Thomas Mann; Rainer Maria Rilke; Jack London; Sherwood Anderson; Hermann Hesse; Carl Sandburg; Alfred Döblin; Upton Sinclair; E.M. Forster; Wallace Stevens; Radclyffe Hall; Guillaume Apollinaire; Sholem Asch; Robert Musil; Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Blok; Lu Xun; P.G. Wodehouse; A.A. Milne; Virginia Woolf; James Joyce; Franz Kafka; William Carlos Williams; Will Cuppy; Sinclair Lewis; Isak Dinesen; D.H. Lawrence; Ezra Pound; Tanizaki Jun'ichirō; Hilda Doolittle; Hermann Broch; Rupert Brooke; Fernando Pessoa; Raymond Chandler; T.S. Eliot
  • Katherine MansfieldEugene O'Neill; Gabriela Mistral; Anna Akhmatova; Boris Leonidovich Pasternak; Katherine Anne Porter; Agatha Christie; Osip Emilyevich Mandelshtam; Zora Neale Hurston; Mikhail Afanasyevich Bulgakov; Henry Miller; J.R.R. Tolkien; Akutagawa Ryūnosuke; Pearl Buck; Marina Ivanovna Tsvetayeva; Guo Moruo; Rebecca West; Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky; Dorothy Parker; Isaak Emmanuilovich Babel; Aldous Huxley; E.E. Cummings; James Thurber; Robert Graves; John Dos Passos; Mao Dun; F. Scott Fitzgerald; Thornton Wilder; William Faulkner; Bertolt Brecht; Federico García Lorca
  • Vladimir NabokovElizabeth Bowen; Kawabata Yasunari; E.B. White; Hart Crane; Ernest Hemingway; Jorge Luis Borges; Nathalie Sarraute; Thomas Wolfe; Langston Hughes; John Steinbeck; Ogden Nash; Carlos Drummond de Andrade; Shen Congwen; George Orwell; Georges Simenon; Sadeq Hedayat; Anaïs Nin; Marguerite Yourcenar; Evelyn Waugh; Theodor Seuss Geisel; Pablo Neruda; Isaac Bashevis Singer; Christopher Isherwood; Graham Greene; Ding Ling; Robert Penn Warren; Jean-Paul Sartre; Samuel Beckett; W.H. Auden; Richard Wright; Nelson Algren; Eudora Welty; Eugène Ionesco; Ai Qing; Chaim Grade; Jean Anouilh
  • Jean GenetElizabeth Bishop; Tennessee Williams; Czesław Miłosz; Naguib Mahfouz; John Cheever; Patrick White; Jorge Amado; Albert Camus; Glossary; Bibliography; Index; Back Cover
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781622750085
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0014198696
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851160291
  • (OCoLC)ocn851160291
  • 990590
  • 990590
  • 1073245
  • 1119189
Label
Authors of the early to mid-20th century, edited by Kathleen Kuiper
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Half Title; Title; Copyright; Contents; Introduction; George Bernard Shaw; Joseph Conrad; Sholem Aleichem; A.E. Housman; Arthur Conan Doyle; Knut Hamsun; Anton Chekhov; Rabindranath Tagore; Edith Wharton; Maurice Maeterlinck; O. Henry; Gerhart Hauptmann; Constantine Cavafy; Frank Wedekind; William Butler Yeats; Rudyard Kipling; Beatrix Potter; H.G. Wells; Rubén Darío; Arnold Bennett; Luigi Pirandello; Maksim Gorky; André Gide; Frank Norris; Ivan Alekseyevich Bunin; John Millington Synge; Marcel Proust; Theodore Dreiser; Stephen Crane; Colette; Willa Cather; W. Somerset Maugham
  • Gertrude SteinRobert Frost; G.K. Chesterton; Thomas Mann; Rainer Maria Rilke; Jack London; Sherwood Anderson; Hermann Hesse; Carl Sandburg; Alfred Döblin; Upton Sinclair; E.M. Forster; Wallace Stevens; Radclyffe Hall; Guillaume Apollinaire; Sholem Asch; Robert Musil; Aleksandr Aleksandrovich Blok; Lu Xun; P.G. Wodehouse; A.A. Milne; Virginia Woolf; James Joyce; Franz Kafka; William Carlos Williams; Will Cuppy; Sinclair Lewis; Isak Dinesen; D.H. Lawrence; Ezra Pound; Tanizaki Jun'ichirō; Hilda Doolittle; Hermann Broch; Rupert Brooke; Fernando Pessoa; Raymond Chandler; T.S. Eliot
  • Katherine MansfieldEugene O'Neill; Gabriela Mistral; Anna Akhmatova; Boris Leonidovich Pasternak; Katherine Anne Porter; Agatha Christie; Osip Emilyevich Mandelshtam; Zora Neale Hurston; Mikhail Afanasyevich Bulgakov; Henry Miller; J.R.R. Tolkien; Akutagawa Ryūnosuke; Pearl Buck; Marina Ivanovna Tsvetayeva; Guo Moruo; Rebecca West; Vladimir Vladimirovich Mayakovsky; Dorothy Parker; Isaak Emmanuilovich Babel; Aldous Huxley; E.E. Cummings; James Thurber; Robert Graves; John Dos Passos; Mao Dun; F. Scott Fitzgerald; Thornton Wilder; William Faulkner; Bertolt Brecht; Federico García Lorca
  • Vladimir NabokovElizabeth Bowen; Kawabata Yasunari; E.B. White; Hart Crane; Ernest Hemingway; Jorge Luis Borges; Nathalie Sarraute; Thomas Wolfe; Langston Hughes; John Steinbeck; Ogden Nash; Carlos Drummond de Andrade; Shen Congwen; George Orwell; Georges Simenon; Sadeq Hedayat; Anaïs Nin; Marguerite Yourcenar; Evelyn Waugh; Theodor Seuss Geisel; Pablo Neruda; Isaac Bashevis Singer; Christopher Isherwood; Graham Greene; Ding Ling; Robert Penn Warren; Jean-Paul Sartre; Samuel Beckett; W.H. Auden; Richard Wright; Nelson Algren; Eudora Welty; Eugène Ionesco; Ai Qing; Chaim Grade; Jean Anouilh
  • Jean GenetElizabeth Bishop; Tennessee Williams; Czesław Miłosz; Naguib Mahfouz; John Cheever; Patrick White; Jorge Amado; Albert Camus; Glossary; Bibliography; Index; Back Cover
Dimensions
unknown
Edition
First edition.
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781622750085
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
0014198696
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)851160291
  • (OCoLC)ocn851160291
  • 990590
  • 990590
  • 1073245
  • 1119189

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