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James Gould Cozzens.

Granville Hicks

James Gould Cozzens.

by Granville Hicks

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Published by University of Minnesota Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

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  • Cozzens, James Gould.

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    SeriesPamphlets on American writers -- 58.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17340474M

      The Paperback of the By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more! B&N Outlet Membership Educators Gift Cards Stores & Events Help it is a long book with an enlarged vocabulary that might drive one to a dictionary from time to time, but as the author of the Introduction claims "sixty odd words in 5/5(1). James Gould Cozzens was the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Guard of Honor, and By Love Possessed. Biographical fast facts Date, time and place of birth: Aug , at p.m., Chicago, Illinois, U.S.A.

    By Love Possessed, by James Gould Cozzens (read 17 Nov ) This book was the beneficiary of tremendous hype in its day. I read it with some appreciation, though I shamefacedly confess that my only present memory of the reading is of a sexual frustration the central character endured on an occasion!/5(5). Cozzens, James Gould GUARD OF HONOR Book Club (BCE/BOMC) Hardcover New York Harcourt Brace. Very Good in a Good dust jacket. 2 inch chip to spine heel, 2 inch+ tear to top front panel. 1 inch open tear to top rear panel on spine Rating: % positive.

    No serious reevaluation of Cozzens’s work, which this book was intended to stir, ever came about. In a more just world, James Gould Cozzens would be accorded a volume in the Library of America, the recently established series of American classics for a general audience. Guard of Honor is a neglected masterpiece that stands comparison with the greatest novels of the Second World War--essayist Noel Perrin deemed it "probably the best war novel of the twentieth century."James Gould Cozzens's Guard of Honor won the Pulitzer Prize in /5(19).


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Guard of Honor is a neglected masterpiece that stands comparison with the greatest novels of the Second World War--essayist Noel Perrin deemed it "probably the best war novel of the twentieth century." James Gould Cozzens's Guard of Honor won the Pulitzer Prize in The novel balances a vast cast of intricately enmeshed characters as they react over the course of three Cited by: 6.

Cozzens was a master of language who seemed to do a lot of writing for writing's sake in By Love Possessed.

This is a rewarding novel, if you are willing to put in the conscientious work required to read it. This includes consulting the dictionary quite a by: 8.

Guard of Honor, a Pulitzer Prize winner by James Gould Cozzens is a wonderful, leisurely read. It is social commentary set on an Air Force base in World War II.

With subtly and nuanced observations, it looks at racism, gender roles, and personality differences/5. By Love Possessed book. Read 15 reviews from the world's largest community for readers.

By Love Possessed. By Love Possessed book. Read 15 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. About James Gould Cozzens. James Gould Cozzens 15 followers Pulitzer Prize for Fiction for Guard of Honor James Gould Cozzens. book Books by James Gould Cozzens/5. by James Gould Cozzens ‧ RELEASE DATE: Jan.

2, With The Last Adam Cozzens reached best seller ranks. This new novel, published three years later, shows the same in-seeing quality, the same ability to present his main character for what he is, with no judicial prerogative of the creator to weigh his virtues and his vices, his essential.

InPulitzer Prize-winning author James Gould Cozzens published the novel By Love Possessed, which took the literary world by storm. Glowing reviews poured in: from Harper’s, The New York Times, The New Yorker, and Time Magazine. It was called the best book of the year, and even the best book of its generation.

Backward, ever backward, through sentences which sinuously, sonorously curl around parenthetical phrases and elliptical clauses, "vagariously" winds this retrospective of the life of Henry Dodd Worthington as now through "experience's actual disorder and inconsecutiveness" he tries to reconcile himself as he was (sufficiently remote to elicit a third person referral) with the.

Please see any and all photos connected with this listing. The dustjacket is a bit scuffed but all pages intact and legible. Clean. No store stamps. Pulitzer Prize-winning author James Gould Cozzens examines the ways in which freedom under the law operates in a democracy when a murder trial dominates the life of a small town.

James Gould Cozzens was born on Augin Chicago, Illinois. He attended Kent Prep School and later Harvard University in He married Sylvia Bernice Baumgarten in Cozzens won the Pulitzer Prize for Guard of Honor () and was a prolific writer, penning The Just and Unjust (), By Loved Possessed (), and others.

He conducted much of. Guard of Honor is a neglected masterpiece that stands comparison with the greatest novels of the Second World War--essayist Noel Perrin deemed it "probably the best war novel of the twentieth century." James Gould Cozzens's Guard of Honor won the Pulitzer Prize in Cited by: 6.

Guard of Honor is a neglected masterpiece that stands comparison with the greatest novels of the Second World War—essayist Noel Perrin deemed it "probably the best war novel of the twentieth century." James Gould Cozzens's Guard of Honor won the Pulitzer Prize in The novel balances a vast cast of intricately enmeshed characters as they react over Brand: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

By love possessed: a condensation of the book by James Gould Cozzens 1 edition - first published in Download DAISY. Borrow Listen. Guard of Honor by James Gould Cozzens 1 edition - first published in Download DAISY.

Borrow Listen. The last Adam by James Gould. Red cloth covered boards with James Gould Cozzens' signature in gilt on the front cover and gilt titles on a black panel on the spine.

Book condition good, front outer edge faded, back lower outer edge dirty, corners rubbed, Contents clean. Castaway proves why James Gould Cozzens deserves a much higher place in the American literary pantheon.

(He had no use for the New York critics, so they in turn had no use for him.) Castaway is a novella about a man adrift in a mammoth department store as the only survivor of an unspecified catastrophe.5/5(4). James Gould Cozzens During forty-nine hours in the life of Arthur Winner, the leading lawyer in a small Pennsylvania town in the 's, By Love Possessed portrays all the myriad aspects of love.

Over the first two days, Cozzens masterfully lays. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle.

Get this from a library. James Gould Cozzens. [Granville Hicks] -- This pamphlet contains a brief biography of James Gould Cozzens and was published prior to his death in   James Gould Cozzens - 40 works Add another.

Most Editions | First Published | Most Recent. Showing all works by author. Would you like to see only ebooks. 1 2 Accessible book, Protected DAISY, Fiction, World War,American Written works: By Love Possessed, Guard of Honor, The Last Adam.

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James Gould Cozzens THE JUST AND THE UNJUST Book Club Edition Hardcover New York Harcourt Brace & Company Very Good+ in a Very good corner-clipped dust jacket, in all four corners. Edge wear to front and rear panels. Book of the Month club slip laid Rating: % positive. Tag archive for James Gould Cozzens.

Reviews Time magazine, 25 October Most so-called serious novelists have an ax to grind, a true bill to find, a point of view that they want to uphold regardless of how many opposing points of view .James Gould Cozzens -- the complete book list.

Browse author series lists, sequels, pseudonyms, synopses, book covers, ratings and awards.James Gould Cozzens Published by Salem Press, Inc. The carefully crafted novels of James Gould Cozzens (CUHZ-uhnz) marked a course for twentieth century American fiction against which the novels.