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Mudrick, Marvin

Overview
Works: 38 works in 160 publications in 1 language and 7,514 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Romance fiction  Domestic fiction  Psychological fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Novels  Bildungsromans  Biographies  Gothic fiction  Black humor 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Other, Creator
Classifications: PR4034, 823.7
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Most widely held works about Marvin Mudrick
 
Most widely held works by Marvin Mudrick
Conrad; a collection of critical essays by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

3 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 2,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Austen : irony as defense and discovery by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

41 editions published between 1952 and 2018 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fifty years of the American short story : from the O. Henry awards, 1919-1970 by William Miller Abrahams( Book )

1 edition published in 1970 in English and held by 1,151 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Selections from Prize stories
On culture and literature by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

6 editions published between 1970 and 2018 in English and held by 670 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books are not life, but then, what is? by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Marvin Mudrick insists on seeing authors and their characters as people. He describes and judges them frankly as we do when we tell our friends about people we want to, or have to, spend time with. A collection such as this is an invitation to meet some of them. We meet heroes and monsters and plenty of people in between: Chaucer, Pepys, Rochester, Boswell, Jane Austen (and Anne Elliot), Dickens (and Pecksniff), Pushkin, Tolstoy, Kafka, Edmund Wilson, and many other novelists, scholars, and critics. We get to know them, so vivid are Mudrick's quotation and commentary. Essay after essay demonstrates that good criticism is itself good life and good literature. - Jacket flap
The man in the machine by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

7 editions published between 1975 and 2018 in English and held by 584 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Nobody here but us chickens by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

6 editions published between 1981 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 289 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Persuasion by Jane Austen( Book )

8 editions published between 1964 and 1970 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this, Jane Austen's last novel, appears her most honorable heroine- Anne Elliot, a young women of perfect breeding, profound depth of emotion, and unswerving integrity. These virtues, however, exist in a world - the world of country gentry in Regency England- in which shallowness and hypocrisy thrive and ever threaten to win domination
Martin Chuzzlewit by Charles Dickens( Book )

6 editions published in 1965 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Martin Chuzzlewit's wealthy grandfather forces him to emigrate to America after the selfish Martin falls in love with the wrong girl; upon his return, Martin seems to prove his worth
Conrad : a collection of critical essays by Joseph Conrad( Book )

20 editions published between 1966 and 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 57 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Mansfield Park by Jane Austen( Book )

5 editions published between 1964 and 1979 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a poor cousin, Fannie Price, comes to live at the estate of the sophisticated Bertram family, she suffers from the condescension of her haughty relatives and from the hopeless love she bears for their youngest son. life becomes even more complicated when she is forced into a rivalry with a charming and vivacious newcomer. Fannie will have to question her most cherished beliefs about herself and her world as she struggles to make a home for herself. Displaying Austen's characteristic irony and perception, Mansfield Park delivers a scathing attack on social conventions that earned it a reputation as her most controversial novel
Mudrick transcribed : classes and talks by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

4 editions published between 1989 and 2018 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Books are not life but then what is? by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

8 editions published between 1979 and 2018 in English and Undetermined and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Austen, irony as defense and discovery, by Marvin Mudrick by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The castle of Otranto by Horace Walpole( Book )

7 editions published between 1907 and 1978 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

THE CASTLE OF OTRANTO BY HORACE WALPOLE; VATHEK BY WILLIAM BECKFORD; THE VAMPYRE BY JOHN POLIDORI; AND A FRAGMENT OF A NOVEL BY LORD BYRON
The achievement of Jane Austen : a study in ironic process by Marvin Mudrick( )

5 editions published in 1949 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Austen : Irony as defence and discovery by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1968 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conrad by Joseph Conrad( Book )

2 editions published in 1966 in Undetermined and English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Austin : irony as defense and discovery by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

2 editions published between 1968 and 1974 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Jane Austen by Marvin Mudrick( Book )

3 editions published between 1952 and 1968 in Undetermined and English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Marvin Mudrick académico estadounidense

Marvin Mudrick American academic

Marvin Mudrick Amerikaans literatuurcriticus (1921-1986)

Languages
English (136)