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In recognition of William Gaddis

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Published by Syracuse University Press in Syracuse, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gaddis, William, 1922- -- Criticism and interpretation

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 199-206.

    Statementedited with an introduction by John Kuehl and Steven Moore.
    ContributionsKuehl, John Richard, 1928-, Moore, Steven, 1951-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPS3557.A28 Z74 1984
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiii, 209 p. ;
    Number of Pages209
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL2838412M
    ISBN 100815623062
    LC Control Number84000159

    Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. IN RECOGNITION OF WILLIAM GADDIS By Steven Moore - Hardcover **Mint Condition**. R: William Gaddis, The Recognitions (; rpt. New York: Penguin, ). New York: Penguin, ). Gaddis made about sixty corrections for the Meridian edition of R, and made another dozen or so for the Penguin edition, of which the edition is a reprint, with the addition of an introduction by William H. Gass, "Suggestions for.

    JR won the National Book Award for best fiction of the year but still did not produce commercial success for the book or widespread recognition for Gaddis. For his third novel, Carpenter’s Gothic, published in , Gaddis turned away from. In Recognition Remembering William Gaddis by John Sherry The day before my friend William Gaddis died, his son Matthew called to say they were going to bring him home from the hospital that afternoon. Thinking this meant there had been an improvement, I said, “Good.”.

    The Letters of William Gaddis is nonetheless a landmark publication with respect to the broader reception of Gaddis’s work. For several decades, Gaddis scholars have had to act as his de facto advocates, arguing that he is criminally under-recognised.   The word “recognition” (in various forms) appears eighty-one times in the text of William Gaddis’s ‘The Recognitions’. This information is captured in the wonderfully detailed ‘A Reader’s Guide to William Gaddis’s The Recognitions’ by Steven Moore – available to read online here.A great resource with detailed annotations on the text, synopses and links to a raft of material.


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