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The Best American Essays, 1991 (Best American Essays)

Joyce Carol Oates

The Best American Essays, 1991 (Best American Essays)

by Joyce Carol Oates

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Published by Ticknor & Fields .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Sociology,
  • Essays,
  • English,
  • Other prose: from c 1900 -,
  • USA,
  • 20th century,
  • American Essays

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages352
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8274847M
    ISBN 100899199291
    ISBN 109780899199290

      Unrivaled in the high quality of its selections, this contemporary reader presents 36 diverse and provocative essays drawn from the widely respected Houghton Mifflin/Ticknor & Fields Best American Essays. series.. A thoughtful introduction by Atwan on the essay and additional reflections on the genre by famous essayists provide students with a solid : $ Compiles a selection of the best literary essays of the year which were originally published in American periodicals. Includes essays by Joan Didion, E.L. Doctorow, Ronald Dworkin, Stanley Elkin, William H. Gass, Elizabeth Hardwick, John Updike, and Gore Vidal.

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    Oregon Author Brian Doyle Dies At of Portland’s Portland Magazine in Doyle was a prolific author of essays about subjects from the Pacific Islands to children to spirituality, and. Along with Robert Atwan, who has overseen the acclaimed BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS series since its inception in , Oates has chosen a list of works that are both intimate and important, essays that take on subjects of profound and universal significance while retaining the power and spirit of a personal address.4/5(1).


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