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Here we see the skill of some of Americas greatest writers laid bare by a fellow craftsman, making On Writers and Writing essential reading for anyone interested in American literature.

Synopsis:

In piece after piece he explains how he separates novelistic wheat from chaff, genuine fiction from fakery. A consummate teacher, Gardner examines contemporary writers-Bellow, Nabokov, Roth, Cheever, Woiwode, Oates, Updike, and other major authors-with the same critical gut generous eye with which he graded his students' writing assignments.

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ISBN:
9780201483383
Editor:
O'Nan, Stewart
Introduction:
Johnson, Charles
Editor:
O'Nan, Stewart
Author:
Gardner, John
Author:
Gardner
Publisher:
Counterpoint
Subject:
Reference
Subject:
Writing Skills
Subject:
Literature
Subject:
History, criticism and surveys
Subject:
History and criticism
Subject:
Essays
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
19950401
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Pages:
320
Dimensions:
5.5 x 8.4 in 14.9 oz

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"Synopsis" by , In piece after piece he explains how he separates novelistic wheat from chaff, genuine fiction from fakery. A consummate teacher, Gardner examines contemporary writers-Bellow, Nabokov, Roth, Cheever, Woiwode, Oates, Updike, and other major authors-with the same critical gut generous eye with which he graded his students' writing assignments.
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