Search - List of Books by William H. Gass

"For the speedy reader paragraphs become a country the eye flies over looking for landmarks, reference points, airports, restrooms, passages of sex." -- William H. Gass
William Howard Gass (born July 30, 1924) is an American novelist, short story writer, essayist, critic, and former philosophy professor. He has written two novels, three collections of short stories, a collection of novellas, and seven volumes of essays, three of which have won National Book Critics Circle Award prizes and one of which, "A Temple of Texts," won the Truman Capote Award for Literary Criticism. His 1995 novel The Tunnel received the American Book Award.

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Total Books: 64
Eyes Novellas and Stories
2015 - Eyes Novellas and Stories (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9781101874721
ISBN-10: 1101874724
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Reading Rilke
2015 - Reading Rilke [Scholarly Series] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781564789129
ISBN-10: 1564789128
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Life Sentences Literary Judgments and Accounts
2015 - Life Sentences Literary Judgments and Accounts [Scholarly Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781564789174
ISBN-10: 1564789179
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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In the Heart of the Heart of the Country
2014 - In the Heart of the Heart of the Country [NYRB Classics] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781590177648
ISBN-10: 1590177649
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Mystery, Thriller & Suspense
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The World within the Word Essays
2014 - The World Within the Word Essays [Scholarly Series] (Paperback)
ISBN-13: 9781628970395
ISBN-10: 1628970391
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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On Being Blue A Philosophical Inquiry
2014 - On Being Blue a Philosophical Inquiry (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781590177181
ISBN-10: 1590177185
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Politics & Social Sciences
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Middle C
2013 - Middle C [Vintage International] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780804168786
ISBN-10: 0804168784
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Finding a Form
2009 - Finding a Form [Coleman Dowell Series] (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781564785299
ISBN-10: 1564785297
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Cartesian Sonata and Other Novellas
2009 - Cartesian Sonata and Other Novellas (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781564785022
ISBN-10: 1564785025
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Vanishing America The End of Main Street Dinners Drive-Ins Donut Shops and Other Everyday Monuments
2008 - Vanishing America the End of Main Street Dinners Drive-ins Donut Shops and Other Everyday Monuments (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780847830404
ISBN-10: 0847830403
Genre: Arts & Photography
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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A Temple of Texts
2007 - A Temple of Texts (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781564784681
ISBN-10: 1564784681
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Reference
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The Tunnel
2007 - The Tunnel (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover, Audio CD
ISBN-13: 9781564782137
ISBN-10: 1564782131
Genre: Literature & Fiction
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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In the Heart of the Heart of the Country and Other Stories
2005 - In the Heart of the Heart of the Country and Other Stories (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780879233747
ISBN-10: 0879233745
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Tests of Time  Essays
2003 - Tests of Time Essays (Paperback)Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780226284064
ISBN-10: 0226284069
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Tests of Time
2002 - Tests of Time (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780375412578
ISBN-10: 0375412573
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Reading Rilke Reflections on the Problems of Translation
2000 - Reading Rilke Reflections on the Problems of Translation (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780465026227
ISBN-10: 0465026222
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Literature & Fiction, Reference
  • Currently 2.5/5 Stars.
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Three Essays Reflections on the American Century
2000 - Three Essays Reflections on the American Century (Paperback)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781883982331
ISBN-10: 1883982332
Genres: Literature & Fiction, Nonfiction
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Reading Rilke  Reflections on the Problems of Translation
Willie Masters' Lonesome Wife
1999 - Willie Masters' Lonesome Wife [American Literature Dalkey Archive] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9781564782120
ISBN-10: 1564782123
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Cartesian Sonata  And Other Novellas
1998 - Cartesian Sonata and Other Novellas (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780375401688
ISBN-10: 0375401687
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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Habitations of the Word Essays
1997 - Habitations of the Word Essays [Cornell Paperbacks] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780801484889
ISBN-10: 080148488X
Genre: Literature & Fiction
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1997 - Omensetter's Luck [Penguin Twentieth-Century Classics] (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
 
William H Gass Vol 24 No 3 [Review of Contemporary Fiction] (Paperback)