The promised end; essays and reviews, 1942-1962.

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hyman, Stanley Edgar, 1919-1970.
Format: Book
Published: Cleveland, World Pub. Co. [©1963]
Edition:[1st ed.].
Table of Contents:
  • John Steinbeck: of invertebrates and men
  • Henry Thoreau
  • Notes on the organic unity of John Peale Bishop
  • A manifesto from "The deflowering of New England"
  • Melville the scrivener
  • Psychoanalysis and the climate of tragedy
  • Jesting at Sears
  • From Bali to Geselland
  • The Dead Sea scrolls
  • A critical look at psychology
  • The dialectic of Christianity
  • The Oxford classical dictionary
  • The standard dictionary of folklore
  • Words and sensibilities
  • The Oxford dictionary of the Christian church
  • The child ballads
  • The symbols of folk culture
  • The ritual view of myth and the mythic
  • American Negro literature and the folk tradition
  • The problem of Jewish identity
  • Some trends in the novel
  • The tragic vision
  • Stances toward mass culture.