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Edward Mendelson is a professor of English and comparative literature at Columbia University. He is the literary executor of W. H. Auden’s estate and the editor of Auden’s complete works. Among his previous books are Early Auden, Later Auden, and editions of novels by Anthony Trollope, George Meredith, Thomas Hardy, H. G. Wells, and Arnold Bennett. He lives in New York City with his wife and son.
Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Life cycle, Human, in literature.
English fiction -- 19th century -- History and criticism.
English fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism.