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Anderson, George Parker 1957-

Overview
Works: 19 works in 49 publications in 1 language and 2,699 library holdings
Genres: Criticism, interpretation, etc  Dictionaries  Encyclopedias  Biography‡vDictionaries  Handbooks, manuals, etc  Bio-bibliography‡vDictionaries  Biography  Bio-bibliography 
Roles: Editor
Classifications: PN451, B
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Most widely held works by George Parker Anderson
American hard-boiled crime writers ( Book )
5 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 610 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on American writers whose lives and careers span the history of hard-boiled writing, from its birth in American pulp magazines of the 1920s to the beginning of the twenty-first century. Characteristic of this writing is an objective viewpoint, impersonal tone, violent action, colloquial speech, touch characters and understated style, usually but not limited to detective or crime fiction
F. Scott Fitzgerald's Tender is the night : a documentary volume ( Book )
6 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 515 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides resources for a fuller understanding of Fitzgerald's masterpiece. It assembles and organizes evidence not otherwise available in one place, allowing readers to more fully comprehend reading this masterpiece. Discusses the impact of Fitzgerald's drinking during the time he worked on this novel, and the final version in which he re-ordered the story in straight chronological order that was posthumously published in 1951
American mystery and detective writers ( Book )
6 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 465 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays on authors whose lives span the twentieth century and serve as examples in the complex evolution of an immensely popular genre that has been greatly affected by market forces. Their careers and works reveal changing perspectives on crime and punishment in American society and culture
Dashiell Hammett's The Maltese falcon : a documentary volume ( Book )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 458 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides researchers basic materials useful in studying The Maltese Falcon: background readings related to Hammett's life; composition of the novel; reception of the novel, including reviews and critical response; and the various media adaptations of this classic complex story
Encyclopedia of American literature ( Book )
3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Contains alphabetically arranged entries that provide biographical and critical information about American authors from 1946 to the present, as well as information on key works and topics that influenced American literature during the time
Research guide to American literature by John Cusatis ( Book )
4 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers American literature in the contemporary period leading up to the present day. Examines works, authors, movements, and themes
American modernism, 1914-1945 by George Parker Anderson ( Book )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 60 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents American modernism from 1914 to 1945, including essays, narratives and more
Dictionary of Literary Biography by George Parker Anderson ( )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 42 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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Dictionary of literary biography yearbook ( )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Updates entries already published and supplements the Dictionary of Literary Biography series with entries on newly prominent writers
Research guide to American literature by George Parker Anderson ( )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Covers American literature during the time of war and Depression in the first half of the 20th century
Encyclopedia of American literature ( Book )
4 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Research guide to American literature ( Book )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Into the modern : 1896 - 1945 ( Book )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Research guide to American literature by Angela Vietto ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A writer wastes nothing : F. Scott Fitzgerald's stories and the achievement of Tender is the night by George Parker Anderson ( Book )
3 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Research guide to American literature ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Research guide to American literature by George Parker Anderson ( )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Rewinding the cartoon by George Parker Anderson ( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Encyclopedia of American literature ( Book )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Anderson, George
Parker Anderson, George 1957-
Languages
English (49)
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