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By Leslie A. Fiedler

A retrospective article on Leslie Fiedler within the ny occasions publication evaluate in 1965 mentioned Love and dying within the American Novel as “one of the good, crucial books at the American mind's eye . . . an approved 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 enthusiastic about dying.

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