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Gertrude Stein - American Writers 10

Gertrude Stein - American Writers 10: University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers

Copyright Date: 1961
Edition: NED - New edition
Pages: 48
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    Gertrude Stein - American Writers 10
    Book Description:

    Gertrude Stein. To meet a need which had been felt for some time both in the United States and abroad, the pamphlet series, the University of Minnesota Pamphlets on American Writers, was established in 1959. By providing readable critical introductions to American Writers, the pamphlets were designed to meet the needs and tastes of mature students and readers of imaginative literature throughout the world.

    eISBN: 978-0-8166-5200-6
    Subjects: History

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  1. Front Matter
    (pp. 1-4)
  2. Gertrude Stein
    (pp. 5-45)

    Atleast three Gertrude Steins have been accounted for in modern criticism, biography, and gossip: the formidably gracious and effective matron of modern American letters, expatriate mistress of ceremonies; the theorist of language and literature and of their fusion in ‚Äúcomposition as explanation‚ÄĚ of the thing seen; and the artist, author of two or three distinguished books and of a dozen or more provocative and puzzling others. The first of these has been abundantly described, testified to, and in one sense or another exploited. From the time she agreed to separate from brother Leo (1912), to set up her own literary...

  3. Selected Bibliography
    (pp. 46-48)