Selected Bibliographic Sources

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Aaron, Daniel.Writers on the Left: Episodes in American Literary Communism.New York: Harcourt Brace, 1961.

Atlas, James.“The Last of the Big Time Polymaths,” New York Times Book Review, July 28, 1985, p. 6.

Barrett, William.Time of Need.New York: Harper & Row, 1972.

Barrett, William.The Truants: Adventures among the Intellectuals.Garden City, N.Y.: Anchor Doubleday, 1982.

Berlin, Isaiah.“Edmund Wilson at Oxford.” In Encounters, edited by Kai Erikson.New Haven: Yale University Press, 1989.

Berman, Marshall.Review of To the Finland Station.New York Times Book Review, August 20, 1972, p. 1.

Berman, Paul.“Edmund’s Castle.” New Republic 214 (June 3, 1996): 32-41.

Berthoff, Warner.“Edmund Wilson.” In American Writers (vol. 4, pp. 426-49).New York: Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1974.

Butler, Hubert.Independent Spirit.New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1996.

Castronovo, David. Edmund Wilson. N.Y.: F. Ungar, 1984.

Castronovo, David. "Edmund Wilson" in The Dictionary of Literary Biography (Modern Critics, 1920-1955), vol. 63.

Castronovo, David. "Edmund Wilson" in The Encyclopedia of American Literature. N.Y.: Continuum, 1999.

Castronovo, David. Edmund Wilson Revisited. New York: Twayne Publishers, 1998. 

Castronovo, David, and Anne Whitehouse.“Edmund Wilson’s Citizen Reader,” Forward, November 6, 1992, pp. 9, 14, 15.

Chandler, Raymond.Selected Letters of Raymond Chandler.Edited by Frank MacShane.New York: Columbia University Press, 1981.

Cleveland, C.O.Review of To the Finland Station.Commonweal 33 (October 25, 1940): 32.

Commager, Henry Steele.“Myths, Morals and a House Divided.”New York Times Book Review, April 29, 1962, pp. 1, 24.

Connolly, Cyril.“Edmund Wilson: An Appreciation.” Sunday Times (London), June 18, 1972, p. 40.

Cowley, Malcolm.“From the Finland Station.”New Republic 103 (October 7, 1940): 478-80.

Craig, David, ed.Marxists on Literature.Baltimore: Penguin, 1975.

Dabney, Lewis M.“Edmund Wilson, Jr.,” Sewanee Review 103, no. 2 (April-June 1995): 198-230.

Dabney, Lewis M., ed. Edmund Wilson, Centennial Reflections. Princeton: Princeton University Press, 1997.

Dell, Floyd.Intellectual Vagabondage.New York: Doran, 1926.

Douglas, George.Edmund Wilson’s America.Lexington: University of Kentucky Press, 1983.

Epstein, Jason.“The Man with Qualities.”New York Review of Books, June 8, 1995, pp. 4, 6-7.

Epstein, Jason.“Wilson’s Amerika.”New York Review of Books 1 (November 28, 1983): 9-11.

Epstein, Joseph.“Bye, Bye Bunny.”Hudson Review 47, no. 2 (Summer 1994): 235-48.

Frank, Charles.Edmund Wilson.New York: Twayne, 1970.

French, Philip, ed.Three Honest Men: Edmund Wilson, F.R. Leavis, Lionel TrillingManchester: Carcanet New Press, 1980.

Gauss, Christian.“Edmund Wilson, The Campus and The Nassau ‘Lit.’The Princeton University Library Chronicle 5 (February, 1944): 41-50.

Gilman, Richard.“Edmund Wilson, Then and Now.”New Republic 34 (April 30, 1956): 13-16.

Gilman, Richard.“The Critic as Taxpayer.”New Republic 149 (November 30, 1963): 25-27.

Gilman, Richard.“Edmund’s Castle.”New York Times Book Review, December 31, 1995, p. 17.

Gross, John.Review of Castronovo’s 1985 Edmund Wilson.New York Times, July 19, 1985, C19.

Groth, Janet.Edmund Wilson: A Critic for Our Time.Athens: Ohio University Press.

Hamilton, Ian.“The wound, the bow and the glory.”Times Literary Supplement, October 27, 1995, pp. 4-5.

Howe, Irving.“Edmund Wilson and the Sea Slugs.”In A World More Attractive, pp. 300-7.New York:Horizon Press, 1963.

Howe, Irving.“A Man of Letters.”In Celebrations and Attacks: Thirty Years of Literary and Cultural Commentary, pp. 221-24.New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1979.

Hyman, Stanley Edgar.The Armed Vision.New York: Knopf, 1948.

Josephson, Matthew.Review of Axel’s Castle.SaturdayReview, March 7, 1931, p. 642.

Kazin, Alfred.On Native Grounds.New York: Reynal and Hitchcock, 1942.

Kazin, Alfred.The Inmost Leaf: A Selection of Essays.New York: Harcourt Brace, 1995.

Kazin, Alfred.New York Jew.New York: Vintage Books, 1978.

Kempton, Murray.Part of Our Time.New York: Simon & Schuster, 1955.

Kermode, Frank.Puzzles and Epiphanies.London: Routledge & Kegan Paul, 1962.

Kriegel, Leonard.Edmund Wilson.Carbondale: Southern Illinois University Press, 1971.

Lynn, Kenneth.“The Right to Secede from History.”New Republic, June 25, 1962, pp. 21-24.

Matthiessen, F.O.The Responsibilities of the Critic.New York: Oxford University Press, 1952.

McCarthy, Mary.Intellectual Memoirs: New York, 1936-1938.New York, 1992.

O’Connor, William Van.An Age of Criticism: 1900-1950.Chicago: Regnery, 1952.

Paul, Sherman.Edmund Wilson: A Study of Literary Vocation in Our Time.Urbana: University of Illinois Press, 1965.

Podhoretz, Norman.Doing and Undoings: The Fifties and After in American Writing.New York: Farrar, Straus & Giroux, 1964.

Pritchett, V.S.“Edmund Wilson.”The New Yorker, December 23, 1972, pp. 75-78.

Raffel, Burton.“From the Uncollected Edmund Wilson.”The Literary Review 39, no. 3 (Spring 1996): 428-434.

Ramsey, Richard David.Edmund Wilson: A Bibliography.New York: D. Lewis, 1971.

Samuels, David.“Edmund Wilson and the Public Intellectuals.”The Wilson Quarterly 20, no. 1 (Winter 1996), 102-12.

Sayre, Nora.Previous Convictions.New Brunswick, N.J.: Rutgers University Press, 1995.

Schwartz, Delmore.“The Writing of Edmund Wilson.”Accent 2 (Spring 1942): 177-86.

Sheed, Wilfred.“Mr. Wilson and the Cold War.”Commonweal 79 (January 10, 1964): 434-35.

Simpson, Eileen.Poets in Their Youth.New York: Random House, 1982.

Trilling, Diana.Reviewing the Forties.New York: Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978.

Trilling, Lionel.“Art and Neurosis.”In The Liberal Imagination, 155-76.New York: Doubleday Anchor, 1950.

Trilling, Lionel.“Edmund Wilson: A Background Glance.”In A Gathering of Fugitives, 49-56.Boston: Beacon Press, 1956.

Updike, John.Afterword to Memoirs of Hecate County.Boston: Nonpareil, 1980.

Vidal, Gore.“Edmund Wilson: This Critic and This Gin and These Shoes.”In United States 1952-1992, 275-285.New York: Random House, 1993.

Vidal, Gore.“Edmund Wilson, Tax Dodger.”In United States 1952-1992, 792-796.New York: Random House, 1993.

Wain, John, ed.Edmund Wilson: The Man and His Work.New York: New York University Press, 1978.

Warshow, Robert.The Immediate Experience.New York: Atheneum, 1972.

Wilson, Rosalind.Near the Magician.New York: Grove Weidenfeld, 1989.

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