The fiction of J.D. Salinger (eBook, 1958) []
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Gwynn, Frederick L. (Frederick Landis), 1916-1965.
Fiction of J.D. Salinger.
[Pittsburgh] University of Pittsburgh Press [1958]
(DLC) 58014389
Named Person: J D Salinger; J D Salinger; JEROME DAVID SALINGER
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Frederick L Gwynn; Joseph Blotner; University of Pittsburgh. University Library System. Digital Research Library.
OCLC Number: 321048282
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. Pittsburgh, Pa. : University of Pittsburgh Digital Research Library, 2008. (University of Pittsburgh Press Digital Editions).
Description: 1 online resource (59 pages).
Contents: Part I. Introduction --
The high point of Salinger's art: "For Esmé--with love and squalor" --
Part II. The long debut: the apprentice period (1940-1948) --
The short stories --
The lonely girl characterizations --
The destroyed artist melodramas --
The marriage in wartime group --
The Caulfield stories --
Part III. All his f-a-c-u-l-t-i-e-s intact: the classic period (1948-1951) --
"A perfect day for bananafish: (1948) "Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut" (1948) --
"Just before the war with the Eskimos" (1948) --
"The laughing man (1949) --
"Down at the dinghy" (1949) --
The catcher in the rye (1951) --
Part IV. Seen through the Glass family, darkly: religion through satire --
"De Daumier-Smith's blue period: (1953) --
"Teddy" (1953) --
Zen Buddhism and the Glass menagerie --
"Raise high the roof beam, carpenters" (1955) --
"Franny" (1955) --
"Zooey" (1957) --
V. Conclusion: the way of a pilgrim.
Series Title: Critical essays in English and American literature, 4.; University of Pittsburgh Press Digital Editions.; University of Pittsburgh Digital Collections.
Responsibility: Frederick L. Gwynn and Joseph L. Blotner.


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