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by Samuel Hynes

Author: Samuel Hynes
Language: English
Publisher: Routledge & Kegan Paul PLC; First Edition edition (November 2, 1972)
Pages: 224 pages
Category: Fiction and Literature
Rating: 4.9
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The Edwardian Turn of Mind brilliantly evokes the cultural temper of an age. The years between the death of Queen Victoria and the outbreak of the First World War . Samuel Hynes considers the principal areas of conflict - politics.

The Edwardian Turn of Mind brilliantly evokes the cultural temper of an age. The years between the death of Queen Victoria and the outbreak of the First World War witnessed a turbulent and dramatic struggle between the old and the new.

Samuel Hynes was born in Chicago in 1924 and was educated at the University of Minnesota and Columbia University. He has taught at Swarthmore College, Northwestern University and Princeton University. From 1943 to 1956, and again in 1952-3, he served as a pilot in the United States Marine Corps. His books include The Pattern of Hardy's Poetry, Edwardian Occasions and Flights of Passage: Reflections of a World War II Aviator

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Hynes provides an overall view of Edwardian literature and its involvement with the pressing social issues of the times; then, he introduces the literary lions of the day, viewed in relation to the times and to each other. This includes such authors as George Bernard Shaw, Frank Harris, .

Samuel Lynn Hynes (August 29, 1924 – October 9, 2019) was an American author. He won a Robert F. Kennedy Book Award for The Soldiers' Tale in 1998. Samuel Hynes was born in Chicago, Illinois. He attended the University of Minnesota and Columbia. He attended the University of Minnesota and Columbia University. Hynes served as a Marine Corps pilot from 1943 until 1946 and in 1952 and 1953. He received the Distinguished Flying Cross. He discussed his experiences as a pilot in the documentary series The War by Ken Burns (2007).

Edwardian Occasions: Essays on English Writing in the Early Twentieth Century. Keith Cushman, "Edwardian Occasions: Essays on English Writing in the Early Twentieth Century. Samuel Hynes," Modern Philology 72, no. 4 (May, 1975): 439-441.

Edwardian Occasions, Essays on English Writing in the Early Twentieth Century.

Decorated Air medal, DFC; Fulbright fellow, 1953-1954, Guggenheim fellow, 1959-1960, 81-82, Bollingen fellow, 1964-1965, American Council Learned Socs. fellow, 1969, 85-86; National Endowment for Humanities senior fellow, 1973-1974, 77-78, 89-91. Served to major United States Marine Corps Reserve, 1943-1946, 52-53. Fellow Royal Society Literature; member Phi Beta Kappa. Edwardian Occasions, Essays on English Writing in the Early Twentieth Century )

Samuel Hynes, a self-described Midwestern yokel who soared as a heroic fighter pilot in World War II and returned . Among the more composed were his dissections of Thomas Hardy’s poetry, Edwardian novels and the work of . Auden and his contemporaries

Samuel Hynes, a self-described Midwestern yokel who soared as a heroic fighter pilot in World War II and returned, sobered by combat, to flourish as a scholar, teacher, literary critic and popular author, died on Oct. 9 at his home in Princeton, . Auden and his contemporaries.

The Edwardian Turn of Mind brilliantly evokes the cultural temper of an ag. The years between the death of Queen Victor. His book is a portrait of a tumultuous time - out of which contemporary England was made.

Published by Oxford U. Press, New York, 1972. Payment must be received before books will be shipped. Condition: Fine Hardcover. From Nightingale Books (Stoughton, MA, .

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