Publisher description for Eliot in his time; essays on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of The waste land. A. Walton Litz, editor [and others]

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The essays in this new collection, all by outstanding experts in the field of modern literature, provide a different and more complex sense of Eliot's place in literary history. The eight essays are: "The Waste Land Fifty Years After," by A. Walton Litz; "The Urban Apocalypse," by Hugh Kenner; "The First Waste Land:' by Richard Ellmann;" The Waste Land: Paris 1922," by Helen Gardner; "New Modes of Characterization in The Waste Land," by Robert Langbaum; "Precipitating Eliot," by Robert M. Adams; "Fear in the Way: The Design of Eliot's Drama," by Michael Goldman; and "Anglican Eliot," by Donald Davie.

Originally published in 1973.

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Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Eliot, T. S. -- (Thomas Stearns), -- 1888-1965. -- Waste land.