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Mary McCarthy

by Willene Schaefer Hardy

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by F. Ungar Pub. Co. in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • McCarthy, Mary, 1912- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementWillene Schaefer Hardy.
      SeriesModern literature series
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3525.A1435 Z66
      The Physical Object
      Pagination214 p. ;
      Number of Pages214
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3784044M
      ISBN 100804423504
      LC Control Number81040462

      Mary McCarthy Journal Article – Famous Women Authors. When Mary McCarthy began to write about a character in her book who was diagnosed with terminal cancer, she never imagined a few years later she would find herself in the same circumstances.   A blistering satire of the mores of an emergent generation of women, The Group is McCarthy’s enduring masterpiece, still as relevant, powerful, and wonderfully entertaining fifty years on. This ebook features an illustrated biography of Mary McCarthy including rare images from the author’s estate/5(17).

      Now Library of America and editor Thomas Mallon present the first collected edition of her fiction. Seventy-five years ago Mary McCarthy provoked a scandal with her electrifying debut novel, The Company She Keeps (), announcing the arrival of a major new voice in American literature. A candid, thinly-veiled portrait of the lates New. Mary McCarthy (Bettmann/Contributor/Getty) Mary McCarthy: The Complete Fiction, edited by Thomas Mallon (Library of America, 2 vols., 2, pp., $90) ‘A h, but a Author: Peter Tonguette.

        The Company She Keeps by Mary McCarthy – review The Company She Keeps is a jagged diamond of a book, the multifaceted parts giving a glimpse of a brilliant but fractured : Sophia Martelli.   Home › American Literature › Analysis of Mary McCarthy’s Novels. Analysis of Mary McCarthy’s Novels By Nasrullah Mambrol on January 4, • (0). Mary McCarthy’s (J – Octo ) novels often feature herself, with an assumed name, as protagonist; she also exploited her husbands and other people close to her for fictional purposes.


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