Appendix D: The Chaotic Age, Pt 5: Germany, Russia, etc. (Harold Bloom's Western Canon)

Bloom's final appendix is by far the largest and, as he says, the most uncertain. It aims to cover all twentieth-century Western lit. (While it obviously contains scores of authors who've continued to publish into the 21st Century, the appendix was originally published in 1994, and so the works listed are necessarily confined to the 20th.) I'm splitting it into several parts, continuing here with Germany, Russia, Scandinavia, and some of Eastern Europe. Strangely, despite Bloom's extensive writings on Freud-as-literary-essayist (even in this very book), he neglects to include him here, which I imagine is another oversight. The more time one spends with these lists, the more it seems Bloom wrote them off the top of his head--which is amazing, if imperfect. Please don't add anything to this list that doesn't appear in Appendix D under the headings 'Germany'; 'Russia'; 'Scandinavia'; 'Serbo-Croat' or 'Czech'.
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