restricted access   Volume 31, Number 2, Summer 1985

Table of Contents

From: MFS Modern Fiction Studies

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Announcements

p. 214
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Contributors

Contributors

p. 216
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Articles

The Art of Projective Thinking: Franz Kafka and the Paranoid Vision

pp. 217-232
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Germinal James: The Lesson of the Apprentice

pp. 233-247
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Announcements

p. 248
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The Coup: John Updike's Modernist Masterpiece

pp. 249-262
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Reading a Wordless Statement: The Structure of Doris Lessing's The Golden Notebook

pp. 263-279
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The Paradoxes of Belonging: The White West Indian Woman in Fiction

pp. 281-293
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Crane's Coxcomb

pp. 295-305
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The Real Woman Inside the Fence in "The Chrysanthemums"

pp. 305-317
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Nicole Warren Diver and Alabama Beggs Knight: Women on the Threshold of Freedom

pp. 318-326
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British and Irish

The Semantics of Desire: Changing Models of Identity from Dickens to Joyce (review)

pp. 331-332
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The Novel in English: An Introduction, and: The Sentiment of Reality, and: Reading the Novel: From Austen to E. M. Forster (review)

pp. 333-336
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The Collected Letters of Thomas Hardy, Volume Four: 1909-1913 (review)

pp. 336-338
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"O Beloved Kids": Rudyard Kipling's Letters to His Children, and: Robert Louis Stevenson and "The Beach of Falesá": A Study in Victorian Publishing with the Original Text, and: The Imaginary Reminiscences of Sir Max Beerbohm (review)

pp. 338-341
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The Note-Books of Samuel Butler Volume One (1874-1888) (review)

pp. 341-343
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H. G Wells: Aspects of a Life, and: The Splintering Frame: The Later Fiction of H. G. Wells, and: Fairy Tale and Romance in Works of Ford Madox Ford, and: The End of Utopia: A Study of Aldous Huxley's "Brave New World" (review)

pp. 343-347
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A Companion to Joyce Studies, and: The Aesthetics of Dedalus and Bloom (review)

pp. 347-349
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Virginia Woolf: A Feminist Slant, and: Virginia Woolf: Centennial Essays, and: Virginia Woolf: New Critical Essays, and: The Short Season between Two Silences: The Mystical and the Political in the Novels of Virginia Woolf (review)

pp. 349-352
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The Diary of Virginia Woolf, Volume Five, 1936-1941, and: Virginia Woolf: A Centenary Perspective (review)

pp. 352-354
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A "Strange Sapience": The Creative Imagination of D. H. Lawrence, and: D. H. Lawrence and the Devouring Mother: The Search for a Patriarchal Ideal of Leadership, and: The Development of D. H. Lawrence's Prose Themes, 1906-1915 (review)

pp. 354-357
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D. H. Lawrence's "Lady": A New Look at "Lady Chatterley's Lover, and: The Letters of D. H. Lawrence. Volume 3: October 1916-June 1921 (review)

pp. 357-361
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The Short Fiction of D. H. Lawrence (review)

pp. 361-363
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E. M. Forster: Our Permanent Contemporary, and: C. P. Snow: An Oral Biography (review)

pp. 363-365
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Literature of Crisis, 1910-22: "Howards End," "Heartbreak House," "Women in Love," and "The Waste Land", and: The English Novel of History and Society, 1940-80, and: Death Sentences: Styles of Dying in British Fiction, and: Interviews with Britain's Angry Young Men (review)

pp. 365-369
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Henry Green and the Writing of His Generation, and: A Companion to "Under the Volcano" (review)

pp. 370-372
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The Development of Samuel Beckett's Fiction, and: Samuel Beckett and the Meaning of Being: A Study in Ontological Parable (review)

pp. 372-374
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Guilt and Glory. Studies in Margaret Drabble's Novels 1963-80, and: Iris Murdoch's Comic Vision, and: The Divided Heroine: A Recurrent Pattern in Six English Novels (review)

pp. 375-377
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A Colder Eye: The Modern Irish Writers, and: The Irish Short Story: A Critical History (review)

pp. 377-380
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Reason and Imagination in C. S. Lewis: A Study of "Till We Have Faces", and: Through the Open Door: A New Look at C. S. Lewis (review)

pp. 380-382
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Medical Casebook of Doctor Arthur Conan Doyle: From Practitioner to Sherlock Holmes and Beyond, and: The Sign of Three: Dupin, Holmes, Peirce, and: The Baker Street Reader: Cornerstone Writings about Sherlock Holmes, and: Sherlock Holmes through Time and Space, and: Victorian Masters of Mystery: From Wilkie Collins to Conan Doyle, and: The Agatha Christie Companion: The Complete Guide to Agatha Christie's Life and Work, and: Twelve Englishmen of Mystery (review)

pp. 382-389
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Other Books Received

Other Books Received

pp. 389-390
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The Americas

A Woman's Place in the Novels of Henry James, and: Henry James's American Girl: The Embroidery on the Canvas, and: Henry James: Interviews and Recollections (review)

pp. 391-395
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The Authentic Mark Twain: A Literary Biography of Samuel L. Clemens (review)

pp. 395-396
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The Bang and the Whimper: Apocalypse and Entropy in American Literature (review)

pp. 396-397
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Jack London —An American Radical? (review)

pp. 398-399
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The Experimental Fictions of Ambrose Bierce: Structuring the Ineffable (review)

pp. 399-400
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Caroline Gordon as Novelist and Woman of Letters, and: Another Generation: Southern Fiction since World War II, and: Conversations with Eudora Welty (review)

pp. 400-402
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Dos Passos: A Life (review)

pp. 402-404
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Invented Lives: F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald (review)

pp. 404-405
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With Hemingway: A Year in Key West and Cuba, and: Hemingway in Cuba (review)

pp. 406-408
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Cassandra's Daughters: The Women in Hemingway, and: The Making of a Modernist: Gertrude Stein from "Three Lives" to "Tender Buttons" (review)

pp. 408-410
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Faulkner: A Biography (One-Volume Edition), and: Three American Originals: John Ford, William Faulkner, and Charles Ives (review)

pp. 411-413
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The Ayn Rand Companion, and: The Philosophic Thought of Ayn Rand (review)

pp. 413-415
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John Updike's Novels, and: John Updike, and: The Fiction of Philip Roth and John Updike (review)

pp. 415-416
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Salinger's Glass Stories as a Composite Novel, and: In Recognition of William Gaddis (review)

pp. 417-419
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Home before Dark: A Biographical Memoir of John Cheever by His Daughter (review)

pp. 419-420
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Jean Toomer, Artist: A Study of His Literary Life and Work, 1894—1936, and: No Crystal Stair: Visions of Race and Sex in Black Women's Fiction, and: Rage and Celebration: Essays on Contemporary Afro-American Writing, and: Voices from Under: Black Narrative in Latin America and the Caribbean, and: Studies in Black American Literature, Volume I: Black American Prose Theory (review)

pp. 420-424
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One Lonely Knight: Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer, and: Yesterday's Faces, Volume Two: Strange Days (review)

pp. 425-427
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On Becoming a Novelist, and: Art and Ardor, and: Voices: A Memoir (review)

pp. 428-430
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Major Canadian Authors: A Critical Introduction, and: Mordecai Richler (review)

pp. 431-433
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Major Themes in the Contemporary American Novel (review)

pp. 433-434
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Other Books Received

pp. 434-436
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The Failure of the Word: The Protagonist as Lawyer in Modern Fiction (review)

pp. 437-438
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My Life with Mikhail Bulgakov, and: Bulgakov: Life and Work, and: A Pictorial Biography of Mikhail Bulgakov (review)

pp. 438-440
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Marguerite Yourcenar in Counterpoint, and: Marguerite Yourcenar: With Open Eyes: Conversations with Matthieu Galey, and: Simone de Beauvoir: A Study of her Writings, and: Aspects de la narration dans les romans de Marguerite Duras (review)

pp. 441-444
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The Pact: My Friendship with Karen Blixen, and: Aksel Sandemose: Exile in Search of a Home (review)

pp. 444-446
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Critical Approaches to the Writings of Juan Benet (review)

pp. 446-448
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Books Received

Other Books Received

p. 448
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Continental

The Self-Apparent Word: Fiction as Language/Language as Fiction, and Making Believe: Philosophical Reflections on Fiction, and Style and Structure in the Novel: An Introduction

pp. 449-452
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Catching the Conscience: Essays on Religion and Literature, and: Tragedy as a Critique of Virtue: The Novel and Ethical Reflection (review)

pp. 452-454
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The Theory of Reading, and: The Philosophy of the Novel: Lukács, Marxism and the Dialectics of Form (review)

pp. 454-456
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Character and Context: Studies in the Fiction of Abramovitsh, Brenner, and Agnon (review)

pp. 457-458
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Comic Tones in Science Fiction: The Art of Compromise with Nature, and: Apertures: A Study of the Writings of Brian W. Aldiss, and: Ray Bradbury and the Poetics of Reverie: Fantasy, Science Fiction, and the Reader, and: Wonder's Child: My Life in Science Fiction (review)

pp. 458-462
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Coordinates: Placing Science Fiction and Fantasy, and: The End of the World, and: The Mechanical God: Machines in Science Fiction (review)

pp. 462-464
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Apocalypse and Science Fiction: A Dialectic of Religious and Secular Soteriologies, and: The Feminine Eye: Science Fiction and the Women Who Write It, and: Formula Fiction? An Anatomy of American Science Fiction, 1930-1940 (review)

pp. 465-466
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Phallic Critiques: Masculinity and Twentieth-Century Literature, and: Women Writing in America: Voices in Collage (review)

pp. 467-469
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Women Writers and the City: Essays in Feminist Literary Criticism, and: Women of the Future: The Female Main Character in Science Fiction (review)

pp. 470-471
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New Zealand Fiction, and: Critical Essays on the New Zealand Short Story, and: Australian Fiction (review)

pp. 471-475
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Origins and Rise of the Filipino Novel: A Generic Study of the Novel until 1940 (review)

pp. 475-476
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Other Books Received

Other Books Received

p. 476
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