Book #32548

Whence the Power? The Artistry and Humanity of Saul Bellow - 1st Edition/1st Printing

M. Gilbert Porter

Binding: Cloth
Book Condition: Fine in Fine dust jacket
Edition: First Edition; First Printing
Size: 8vo
Publisher: Columbia, MO: University of Missouri Press, 1974.
ISBN: 0826201652

An unread first edition/first printing in about Fine condition in alike dust-jacket.

M. Gilbert Porter works from a formalist stance to capture Bellow's artistry through analysis of the various forms the Nobel Prize winner employs.

Price: $17.00

Author Bio

Saul Bellow

Born Solomon Bellows (Jun. 10, 1915 - Apr. 5, 2005). Acclaimed Canadian-born American writer. He won the International Literary Prize in 1965 for Herzog, the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1976, the Pulitzer Prize in the same year for Humboldt's Gift and the National Medal of Arts in 1988. He was the first novelist to win the National Book Award three times, 1954 for The Adventures of Augie March, 1965 for Herzog, and 1971 for Mr. Sammler's Planet.