By Leslie A. Fiedler
A retrospective article on Leslie Fiedler within the long island instances e-book evaluate in 1965 stated Love and loss of life within the American Novel as “one of the good, crucial books at the American mind's eye . . . an accredited significant work.” This groundbreaking paintings perspectives extensive either American literature and personality from the time of the yankee Revolution to the current. From it, there emerges Fiedler’s as soon as scandalous―now more and more accepted―judgment that our literature is incapable of facing grownup sexuality and is pathologically captivated with demise.
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