Shelf Life: Essays and Reviews

Shelf Life: Essays and Reviews

By: William H. Pritchard (author)Paperback

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In this collection of essays and reviews, William H. Pritchard focuses on the work of English and American writers, most of them from the twentieth century. At a time when English studies seems increasingly impelled by historical and political concerns, Pritchard's aim is to reinstate the aesthetic as the major motive for literary study.

About Author

WILLIAM H. PRITCHARD is Henry Clay Folger Professor of English at Amherst College, where he has taught since 1958. His many books include Shelf Life: Literary Essays and Reviews; Randall Jarrell: A Literary Life; and Frost: A Literary Life Reconsidered.

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  • ISBN13: 9781558497863
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 320
  • ID: 9781558497863
  • ISBN10: 1558497862

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