Ernest Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms: A Reference Guide

Ernest Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms: A Reference Guide

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ISBN details

  • ISBN 10: 031331702X
  • ISBN 13: 9780313317026


Overview

Wagner-Martin, a respected scholar of American modernism and former president of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation and Society, offers a comprehensive guide to the novel's genesis, plot, background, themes, style, and critical reception. Each chapter overviews a significant element of the novel and includes thorough documentation. A bibliographic essay is also included.

A landmark of American literature, Hemingway's A Farewell to Arms (1929) is one of the most widely read and studied novels of the 20th century. Written by a respected scholar of American modernism and former president of the Ernest Hemingway Foundation and Society, this reference is a comprehensive guide to the novel's genesis, plot, background, themes, style, and critical reception. Each chapter overviews a significant element of the novel and includes thorough documentation. The volume closes with a bibliographic essay, which provides summaries of current criticism in such fields as gender and feminist theory, medical humanities, and lesbian and gay studies.



Other Details

  • Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
  • Language: Eng English
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.30 (h) x 0.80 (d)
  • Pages: 192
  • Date Published: April 2003
  • Authors: Linda Wagner-Martin, Linda Wagner Martin