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Ernest Hemingway

(Bloom's BioCritiques)

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In examining the work of Ernest Hemmingway, Harold Bloom calls the best of his work a permanent part of the American mythology. A wide range of views are offered on Hemmingway, including discussions on his works The Sun Also Rises, Nada, "A Clean, WellLighted Place," and more.

This title, Ernest Hemingway, part of Chelsea House Publishers' Modern Critical Views series, exa

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Published January 1st 1985 by Chelsea House Publications
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Cat Rayne
A summary bio of Ernest Hemingway that with definitive strokes paints the picture of a tortured genius. That much of his pain was self imposed through his narcissism and disregard for those who could not further his desired career, sympathy wanes. Yet the man was larger than life, his writing a powerful display.

This book contains a brief biography and several literary critiques of his work. These focus on Hemingway’s well known offerings like For Whom the Bell Tolls and Farewell to Arms and only
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John Molina
A great start for readers unfamiliar with how to read Hemingway. Great book.
Anne, Unfinished Woman
Preparation for facilitation of Short Story group, "Hills of White Elephants".
Mac
Oct 21, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book analyzes four of Hemingway's well-known short stories: A Clean, Well-Lighted Place, Hills Like White Elephants, The Short, Happy Life of Francis Macomber, and The Snows of Kilmanjaro. The stories are not reprinted in the book, so the reader will have to look elsewhere for the original texts, which shouldn't be a problem. At the time of this review, all four stories can easily be found online. The book contains a brief plot summary of each story, a brief description of the characters in ...more
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Bloom is a literary critic, and currently a Sterling Professor of the Humanities at Yale University. Since the publication of his first book in 1959, Bloom has written more than 20 books of literary criticism, several books discussing religion, and one novel. He has edited hundreds of anthologies.

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