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Matisse Picasso and Gertrude Stein: With Two Shorter Stories

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Publisher Comments:

Three experimental pieces, written between 1909 and 1912, involved such stylistic devices as repeated variations on a limited set of sentences and phrases, and "word portraits." Includes, in addition to title piece, "A Long Gay Book" and "Many, Many Women." Will be of special interest to students of modernism, since the problem of representation versus experience that Stein was wrestling with in these works mirrors the ways in which modernism can be viewed as a response to turn-of-the-century literary realism.

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Three early experimental pieces involving such stylistic devices as repeated variations on a limited set of sentences and phrases, and "word portraits." Also includes "A Long Gay Book" and "Many, Many Women."

Synopsis:

Three early experimental pieces involving such stylistic devices as repeated variations on a limited set of sentences and phrases, and "word portraits." Also includes "A Long Gay Book" and "Many, Many Women."

Table of Contents

A long gay book — Many many women — G.M.P.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780486414065
Subtitle:
With Two Shorter Stories
Author:
Stein, Gertrude
Publisher:
Dover Publications
Location:
Mineola, N.Y.
Subject:
General
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Experimental fiction, American
Edition Description:
Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20001220
Binding:
Electronic book text in proprietary or open standard format
Language:
English
Pages:
288
Dimensions:
9.25 x 6.13 in 0.84 lb

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Three early experimental pieces involving such stylistic devices as repeated variations on a limited set of sentences and phrases, and "word portraits." Also includes "A Long Gay Book" and "Many, Many Women."

"Synopsis" by ,
Three early experimental pieces involving such stylistic devices as repeated variations on a limited set of sentences and phrases, and "word portraits." Also includes "A Long Gay Book" and "Many, Many Women."

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