John Berryman review of “Theodore Dreiser” by Mathiessen

 

John Berryman, review of ‘Theodre Dresier’ by Mathiessen – NYBR 3-4-1951

 

The following review (PDF above) is well worth reading:

“Through Dreiser’s Imagination the Tides of Real Life Billowed”

By John Berryman

The New York Times Book Review

March 4, 1951

review of Theodore Dreiser, by F. O. Matthiessen (1951)

 

The book was published posthumously. Matthiessen,  a Harvard University professor, committed suicide in 1950.

 

posted by Roger W. Smith

  August 2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

; ProQuest Historical Newspapers The New York Tmes (1851 -2004) pg. 191

2 thoughts on “John Berryman review of “Theodore Dreiser” by Mathiessen

  1. amukherjyorkuca

    Dear Roger:

    Slowly catching up, but never fully. Enjoyed reading this review by John Berryman. Thank you!

    Arun Prabha Mukherjee
    Retired Professor
    York University
    Toronto Ontario

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    Reply

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