Flawed Texts and Verbal Icons: Literary Authority in American Fiction.

By: Parker, Hershel.

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8vo - 23 x 15 cm.; xix - 249 pp. Footnotes, index. ". . . a provocative, original contribution to literary criticism, literary theory, and the history of literary studies . . ." Concentrates on "Pudd'nhead Wilson", "The Red Badge of Courage", "Tender is the Night", and "An American Dream". Parker has taught at several universities and has served on a number of editorial boards of American literature books and periodicals. Brick red cloth-covered boards with black lettering on front and spine. Slight wear on boards, top corners bumped; binding tight, text clean. DJ has some minor edgewear.

Title: Flawed Texts and Verbal Icons: Literary Authority in American Fiction.

Author Name: Parker, Hershel.

Categories: Literature,

Publisher: Evanston, Illinois., Northwestern University Press.: 1984

ISBN Number: 0810106663

ISBN Number 13: 9780810106666

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket

Seller ID: 5742

Keywords: Hershel Parker Literary Criticism Literary Theory American Literature Mark Twain Pudd'nhead Wilson Stephen Crane The Red Badge of Gourage Norman Mailer