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Description - Women of the Left Bank by Shari Benstock

Now available in a durable paperback edition, Shari Benstock's critically acclaimed, best-selling Women of the Left Bank is a fascinating exploration of the lives and works of some two dozen American, English, and French women whose talent shaped the Paris expatriate experience in the century's early years. This ambitious historical, biographical, and critical study has taken its place among the foremost works of literary criticism. Maurice Beebe calls it "a distinguished contribution to modern literary history." Jane Marcus hails it as "the first serious literary history of the period and its women writers, making along the way no small contribution to our understanding of the relationships between women artists and their male counterparts, from Henry James to Hemingway, Joyce, Picasso, and Pound."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780292790407
ISBN-10: 0292790406
Format: Paperback
(mm x 152mm x mm)
Pages: 566
Imprint: University of Texas Press
Publisher: University of Texas Press
Publish Date: 1-Jun-1976
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - Shari Benstock

SHARI BENSTOCK is Professor of English at the University of Miami (Florida).

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