Books tagged: 20th century literature

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Plight of the 20th Century Man in "The Stranger"
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,100. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This particular short analysis of The Stranger by Albert Camus is part of our Continuing Education Series, which hopes to provide readers with thoughtful consideration of various books, stories and essays
Collected Poems and Letters from America with Photographs and a New Introduction
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies
This volume begins with a new introduction by Keith Hale tying Brooke's early poems to his Rugby romantic friendships and discussing Brooke's sexuality in some detail. The Collected Poems and Letters from America are then presented in their entirety together with the original introduction to the letters by Henry James.
The Four-Chambered Heart
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,650. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The Four-Chambered Heart, Anais Nin's third title in the Cities of the Interior series of novels, is one of Nin's most compelling books, with well-defined characters (Djuna, Rango, and Zora), rhythmic waves of tension, and a powerful climax. This new authoritative edition contains Nin's introduction, character descriptions, publishing history, and an author's chronology.
Children of the Albatross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,730. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Children of the Albatross is considered by critics to be one of Anaïs Nin’s most beautifully written books; it is also a groundbreaker in that it eloquently addresses androgyny and homosexuality, which few literary works dared to do in 1940s America.
The Enduring Vision of Norman Mailer
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 46,230. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Categories: Essay » Literature
This book is a critical study of Norman Mailer's work, starting where the author's previous book - THE STRUCTURED VISION OF NORMAN MAILER - ended. This book reveals a side of Mailer that only a friend and confidant would know, a side which Leeds has come to understand and appreciate. Leeds carefully and intelligently weaves this personal Mailer into the Mailer persona and the Mailer art.