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Published by Scribner in New York .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • North Carolina

Subjects:

  • Wolfe, Thomas, 1900-1938 -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Autobiographical fiction, American -- History and criticism,
  • North Carolina -- In literature

Book details:

Edition Notes

SeriesA Scribner research anthology
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3545.O337 Z735
The Physical Object
Pagination187 p.
Number of Pages187
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5848906M
LC Control Number62008483

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OCLC Number: Description: pages: facsimiles ; 24 cm. Contents: pt. 1. Wolfe speaks: Letter to his mother, May, / Thomas Wolfe --The story of a novel / Thomas Wolfe --No door: a story of time and the wanderer / Thomas Wolfe --The Wolfe at the door / Clifton Fadiman --pt. 's writing methods: Thomas Wolfe / Maxwell E. Perkins --A note on Thomas Wolfe / Edward C. Aswell.   The last book Wolfe saw published during his lifetime was The Story Of a Novel (), a revised version of a lecture he gave at a writer’s conference in Boulder, Colorado. In the summer of , after turning in a million word manuscript to his editor at Harper & Brothers. The Complete Short Stories of Thomas Wolfe stands as the most comprehensive edition of Thomas Wolfe’s short fiction to date. Collected by Francis E. Skipp, these fifty-eight stories span the breadth of Thomas Wolfe’s career, from the uninhibited young writer meticulously describing the enchanting birth of springtime in “The Train and the City” to his mature, sober account of a terrible Cited by: 7.   James Atlas is an editor of The New York Times Book Review. What animates Wolfe's novels is the conviction that art can recover and filuminate experience. unvisited plantation of the world .

Thomas Clayton Wolfe (October 3, – Septem ) was an American novelist of the early twentieth century. Wolfe wrote four lengthy novels, plus many short stories, dramatic works and novellas. He is known for mixing highly original, poetic, rhapsodic, and /5(10).   Now Tom Wolfe has written a book about Project Mercury, America’s first manned space program, and about the test pilots from whom the Mercury seven, the original seven astronauts, were chosen. It is Tom Wolfe at his very best, better in fact than he’s been : Book Marks. Tom Wolfe(born ) is a novelist and a giant of American journalism, best known as a pioneer of the New Journalism of the s, which used literary techniques in fact-based reportage. Through high octane prose he captured the country’s exuberant yet troubled spirit, while often skewering the left, in The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine-Flake. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.

Tom Wolfe debuted as an author in with the non-fiction book The Kandy-Kolored Tangerine-Flake Streamline Baby. His first novel was The Bonfire of the Vanities, published in Below is a list of Tom Wolfe’s books in order of when they were originally . Tom Wolfe's high-wire act of language has provided a sort of cultural funhouse mirror ever since he started publishing in the mids, first as a journalist and later as the acclaimed author of novels The Bonfire of the Vanitiesand A Man in Full. Wolfe occasionally raises hackles, and he always provokes a response. Books By Tom Wolfe. Thomas Wolfe was a notable American novelist from the early 20th century. He first attended the University of North Carolina and then Harvard University before moving to New York City in Born: The Complete Short Stories of Thomas Wolfe stands as the most comprehensive edition of Thomas Wolfe’s short fiction to date. Collected by Francis E. Skipp, these fifty-eight stories span the breadth of Thomas Wolfe’s career, from the uninhibited young writer meticulously describing the enchanting birth of springtime in “The Train and the City” to his mature, sober account of a terrible.